School leaders come together as state legislature works on budget
Budget deal defunds community colleges in Pima, Pinal and Maricopa counties.
Douglas says she will continue working with Tucson schools to ensure ethnic studies align with state law.
About 54% of Arizona funds go to instruction compared with 61% nationally, state report says.
Oversight agency met last week, says it will announce decision within 10 business days.
District given until Wednesday to address state superintendent's concerns with some teaching approaches.
Michael Crow sends e-mail to students, aulmni; Regents president issues quick conciliatory message.
Deal worth up to $1B in works since last summer gives Phoenix health company 2 Tucson hospitals.
UA Center for Border and Global Journalism hosts panel discussion on campus Thursday.