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Education

As a former School Board member in Tucson, it’s a lifelong mission of mine to ensure that every child receives the world-class education they deserve—regardless of their zip code, immigration status, or language barriers. For too long, we’ve cut budgets and forced teachers to make miracles with fewer resources while leaving our students—particularly students of color—ill-prepared to enter the workforce of pursue higher education opportunities. Stronger investments in our public schools, increasing apprenticeships and technical training, and making higher education opportunities more affordable and accessible are some of the best ways we can ensure our children receive the education they need to prepare them for participation in the 21st century workforce.

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March 1st, 2013
Grijalva Will Speak at Tucson Press Conference Today With Mayor Rothschild to Discuss Budget Sequester Impacts on Tucson Economy
February 19th, 2013
Grijalva Office Hosting Federal Student Aid Workshop in Tucson Today Following His Introduction of Taxpayer Protection Bill
January 22nd, 2013
Grijalva Calls on Brewer to Reverse Stance, Allow ?Deferred Action’ Beneficiaries Driver’s Licenses After New Federal Rule Released
December 19th, 2012
Grijalva Congratulates Sunset Community Health Center in Yuma on $456,000 Affordable Care Act Grant for Pediatric Mobile Unit
December 17th, 2012
Grijalva on the Recent Shooting in Connecticut: “It Takes Courage In These Moments to Admit That Our Laws Are Part of the Problem”
October 5th, 2012
Grants and Grant Availability in Southern Arizona For The Week of October 5 From The Office of Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva
September 19th, 2012
Grijalva Congratulates Estrella Mountain Community College on $13.5 Million Consortium Leadership Grant From Department of Labor
August 24th, 2012
Grijalva Hails Appeals Court Ruling Striking Down Illegal Alabama Law Requiring Teachers to Report on Student Immigration Status
August 16th, 2012
Comentario del Congresista Grijalva Sobre la Acción Ejecutiva de la Gobernadora Jan Brewer en Limitar Las Nuevas Ordenes de Inmigración del Presidente Obama
August 16th, 2012
Rep. Grijalva Statement on Arizona Governor Jan Brewer’s Executive Order Limiting President Obama’s New Immigration Policy