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Superintendent Diane Douglas Proposes New Education Standards

At Monday’s (9/24/2018) State Board of Education meeting, Douglas presented¬† a draft of standards developed by Hillsdale College’s charter school initiative. Hillsdale is a private, Christian¬†college in Michigan. The Hillsdale set, referred to as the “Barney Charter School Initiative’s Scope and Sequence,” would replace ALL Arizona academic standards (INCLUDING MATHEMATICS STANDARDS). No other state adheres to the Hillsdale standards. PLEASE voice your opinion on this important topic by taking the ONLINE SURVEY at

The survey closes on October 1st, 2018.

Source: AZCentral and ADE