Author Archives: Mark Stegeman Re-election Campaign

30 Jun
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KGUN 9 News on TUSD Disciplinary Problems

Channel 9 has a series of recent stories on disciplinary problems in TUSD middle schools. The former principal of Booth-Fickett, who was removed the day after he spoke about the problems, explains that Central administration has told some schools to ...

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30 Jun
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Mark Stegeman Speaks to KGUN9 on TUSD Investigation Filing

KGUN9 Story on “TUSD Board member files for state probe into alleged grade-changing”

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16 Jun
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Mark Stegeman: Changing TUSD Board Will Help Solve Problems

Governing Board Changes Will Help Solve TUSD’s Problems Source – Arizona Daily Star On the last night of Tucson High Magnet School’s theater season, I saw nationally honored drama teacher Art Almquist draw amazing performances from high school students. TUSD has many such extraordinary programs ...

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18 Mar
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Mark Stegeman’s 3rd Term Candidacy Announcement

  Dear supporters, correspondents, and the Tucson community, Many of you already know that I will run for a third term on the TUSD board. My primary concern, when first joining the board, was that many high school graduates entering ...

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11 Jan
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Mark Stegeman: TUSD’s desegregation strategy is counterproductive

Source – Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star columnist Tim Steller wrote accurately on Nov. 11 and Dec. 23 about the Tucson Unified School District’s mismanagement of its 40-year-old desegregation case, especially the recent fiasco surrounding magnet program funding. The ...

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15 Oct
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Mark Stegeman: A Case for Immunization

Guest Opinion A Case for Immunizations By Mark Stegeman and Eve Shapiro Source – Tucson Weekly The resurgence of preventable childhood diseases, especially measles and pertussis, creates dilemmas for families and for school boards. Arizona is among the minority of states ...

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02 Nov
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AZ Daily Star: Letters to the editor – “Stegeman a good choice for TUSD board”

Originally posted on Arizona Daily Star Stegeman a good choice for TUSD board   by Dale Keyes Tucson

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02 Nov
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Students should advance from grade to grade only if they’re ready

Students should advance from grade to grade only if they’re ready “Social promotion,” in education, refers to passing students from grade to grade with little regard for their academic performance. President Bill Clinton wrote in 1998, “If we are going ...

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01 Nov
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Hamway: Stegeman Has Been the Only Board Member to Pay Attention

Originally posted on Tucson Weekly Hamway: Stegeman Has Been the Only Board Member to Pay Attention I would like to thank the Tucson Weekly staff, especially Mari Herreras, for the extremely diligent, professional and informative articles written on the recent ...

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31 Oct
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A 50-Point Blueprint for Improving TUSD

A 50-Point Blueprint for Improving TUSD If re-elected, Mark will improve the Tucson Unified School District in a variety of ways, including; efficiency, organization, standards, and community involvement. Below is a partial list of changes that the new Board should ...

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