Arizona DOE Orders Funding Cuts for School District Over Mexican-American Studies Program

Ethnic studies case: District’s funds ordered cut

Emily Gersema The Tucson Citizen 1/6/2012

The Arizona Department of Education imposed severe financial penalties on Tucson Unified School District on Friday for violating a new state law by refusing to revamp or end its controversial Mexican-American studies curriculum.

In a move aimed at forcing one of the […]

Arizona School’s Mexican-American Studies Program Ruled Illegal

Teaching oppression objectively is quite different than actively presenting material in a biased, political and emotionally charged manner, which is what occurred in (Mexican-American Studies) classes.

Fox News Latino 12/28/2011

In agreement with the findings of Arizona’s public schools chief, an administrative law judge ruled Tuesday that Tucson United School District’s Mexican-American studies […]