For Immediate Release: July 16, 2010
Building Blocks to
ARIZ. (July 16, 2010)
Goodyear Mayor Jim Cavanaugh and Council members understand the important
contribution our schools make towards the city?s recognition as a place known
for high quality of life standards, an educated workforce and a power in
schools will preserve what we have today and our reputation will continue to attract
new families and businesses to Goodyear, ensuring our long-term vitality.
fact energized Mayor and Council to form a partnership with the City?s six schools
districts and local colleges. The effort was led by Councilmember Joanne
Osborne and brought together district superintendents, principals, college
officials and city staff. The objective was to create an ongoing collaboration
to develop policies and practices that enhance the quality of education and
promote a richer community environment.
first year of the partnership has proven successful in sharing resources and
ideas to further educational excellence and assist with school safety and operations.
more about the Building Blocks to Great Schools partnership on Goodyear's website