We’re appalled at the alleged actions of state Rep. Kelly Townsend, a Mesa Republican, in response to a social media post criticizing her comments toward another lawmaker.

Amid last Thursday’s discussion of K-12 funding in the pending state budget, House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Regina Cobb conceded that the increase for what’s known as district additional assistance – which goes to pay for things like textbooks, curriculum, technology and school bu…

The recent shootings at the University of North Carolina Charlotte and the STEM School in Highlands Ranch, Colo., — besides being horrific — got me wondering how and why people came to intervene. And this brought me to thinking about someone I know who’s been a teacher for years.

If only this were a laughing matter. You’ve probably heard that measles, a disease that was officially eradicated in 2000 thanks to the measles vaccine, is now making a dramatic comeback — with at least 700 documented cases — thanks to the willfully ignorant “anti-vaxxers,” whose opinion of …

We recently had a discussion with a teacher whom we respect a great deal. The talk was about the continued lack of financial support for public schools.

When the Democrats won the House in 2018, we wondered how long it would take before the Dems found a way to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory.