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What Teachers Are Learning Before School Starts

Did you know some AMS teachers are already back to school? It may seem like summer has just begun, but for AMS teachers, school is starting back up! All teachers, new and returning, complete two to three weeks of training …

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Teacher Feature Friday! 7/7/17

Thanks for joining us for another Teacher Feature Friday! We truly can’t emphasize enough the importance of each and every teacher! We may be biased, but we think that ours are some of the best. 🙂 Don’t forget, next Monday …

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Fun Events for July 7-9 in Tucson and Phoenix!

Affordable Family-Friendly Events Are you bummed that the Fourth of July is over? There is still plenty of fun to be had this summer! Check out our compilation of events for kids and families for the upcoming weekend through next …

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Teacher Feature Friday! 6/30/17

We’re back with another “Teacher Feature Friday”! The summer is just flying by and it’s hard to believe teachers start back to work in a few weeks! (Spoiler alert: on July 10th we’ll be sharing what the teachers learn before …

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Local 4th of July Celebrations

Where to Go for the 4th of July This week’s local activities feature is all about FUN on the 4th! Whether you’re from Tucson or Phoenix or the surrounding suburbs, we’ve got a roundup of all kinds of options!   …

DIY Wednesday!

Welcome to our first DIY Wednesday! If you’re looking for interactive projects to keep your kids busy this summer, look no further! We’ve got some easy arts and crafts that require minimal materials and will be a blast for kids …

Arizona Teacher Survey, From an AMS Perspective

Our Teachers’ Perspective of the Arizona Teacher Survey This spring, education leaders conducted a statewide Arizona teacher survey to evaluate the school environment based on core factors such as leadership and support, resources, and requirements. The survey was administered by …

Teacher Feature Friday! 6/23/17

Thanks for joining us for week two of “Teacher Feature Friday”! It is so difficult to choose just one teacher from each school since every single AMS teacher is extremely talented and unique. Each educator brings something special to the …

Summer Activities – Phoenix Edition

Summer Fun for Phoenix Families! As promised, here is our Phoenix edition of kid-friendly summer activities! Believe it or not, you CAN still have fun despite the hot Arizona temperatures. Many of these affordable options will also help your child …

What Arizona State Leaders Are Saying About AMS

We believe that AMS is one of the best school networks in Arizona, but don’t just take it from us. Hear what Arizona state leaders, including the Mayor of Tucson and executives from the Arizona Charter Schools Association and A …