Also, visit the website to donate to the fundraising campaign.
Catalina Foothills to hire subs
The Catalina Foothills School District is looking to hire replacements and recently increased high school pay by 36% to $ 130 per day and $ 150 per day for long-term assignments.
Like most school districts, Catalina Foothills is experiencing a shortage of teachers and substitutes, leaving vacancies to be filled by principals and other staff.
To apply, go to educationservicesinc.com/apply-esi.
Tucson teacher earns money for supplies
Four Peaks Brewing Co. surprised a Sunnyside teacher with a $ 1,000 grant for school supplies on August 24.
Alicia McKenzie, a fifth grade teacher at Mission Manor Elementary School, was one of 11 teachers selected from thousands of applicants for “her exceptional dedication to her students, making it a point of honor to touch the lives of her students. in and out of the classroom, whether running. student council or by facilitating backpacking, ”a press release said.
The award was part of Four Peaks’ 11th annual Four Peaks For Teachers campaign which began in May, raising funds to distribute school supply kits to 10,000 teachers in Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas and Utah.