PHOENIX | Teachers elected amid wave of activism turn to governing

7Jan - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News

PHOENIX—January 07, 2019—Arizona’s new schools chief has taken office with a pledge to address the kind of grievances that led to school-shuttering walkouts last spring in several states.

Kathy Hoffman, a 33-year-old school speech therapist, is among hundreds of educators being sworn into office following the #RedforEd protests, which were credited with raising awareness of the needs of public schools and inspiring many educators to join the political fray.

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