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Increasing civic engagement through School Participatory Budgeting

Posted on November 10, 2021 • Category: Impact Stories
By Jacey West – Center for the Future of Arizona

New program aims to put K-12 students on career path

Posted on November 05, 2021
By Alexandra Pere – Inside Tucson Business

Catch the Replay: CFA Morning Scoop with Arizona Capitol Times Civic Engagement and Elections

Posted on November 02, 2021
By CFA Morning Scoop – Arizona Capitol Times

Arizona Daily Sun

Coconino Voices: Yes, indeed, climate change hits close to home

Posted on October 21, 2021 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis – President & CEO, Center for the Future of Arizona

Arizona Capitol Times: Clean energy means more jobs, not fewer

Posted on September 24, 2021 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis – President & CEO, Center for the Future of Arizona

Morning Scoop: Does Arizona Have a Sustainable Future?

Posted on September 23, 2021 • Category: Story
By Morning Scoop – Arizona Capital Times

Where Have The Workers Gone?

Valley companies pivot, offer more benefits to attract employees amid continued labor shortages

Posted on September 03, 2021
By Michael McDaniel – Contributing writer, Phoenix Business Journal

Asking the Right Questions: What Texas and Arizona Can Tell Us About the Country

Posted on August 31, 2021
By Duke Reiter – Founder, Ten Across

KJZZ 91.5:

Pandemic Spurs Arizona Workers To Seek Higher-Quality Jobs

Posted on August 09, 2021 • Category: Story
By Steve Goldstein – Host of The Show, 91.5 KJZZ

azcentral: No one wants to work anymore? That's not true. They just want a quality job

Posted on August 08, 2021 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis – President & CEO, Center for the Future of Arizona

Arizona Daily Star:

Arizonans, and Tucsonans, agree on what's needed for stronger, brighter future

Posted on July 24, 2021 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis – President & CEO, Center for the Future of Arizona

Morning Scoop: What's Next for Expanding Healthcare in Arizona?

Posted on June 10, 2021 • Category: Story
By Morning Scoop – Arizona Capital Times

Arizona Capitol Times: Where Arizonans agree, leaders should follow

Posted on June 03, 2021 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis – President & CEO, Center for the Future of Arizona

Still waiting to get vaccinated? We won't shame you. But please hear this good news.

Posted on May 20, 2021 • Category: Story
By Editorial Board – Arizona Republic

Arizona's Beat the Odds principal training program proves "leadership matters"

Posted on May 18, 2021 • Category: Story
By Victoria Harker – Author, Chamber Business News

Phoenix Business Journal: Gallup Arizona Survey shows Arizonans agree on more than we think

Posted on May 14, 2021 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis – President & CEO, Center for the Future of Arizona

Arizona Survey Finds Consensus in Politically Divided State

Posted on May 11, 2021 • Category: Story
By Steve Crabtree – Senior Editor and Research Analyst, Gallup

Tipping Point: An Agenda for Arizona's Future

Posted on April 29, 2021
By Zach Yentzer – Host, Tipping Point, 1030 KVOI AM The Voice

Statement from Dr. Sybil Francis, CFA President & CEO

Today’s Signing of H.B. 2862 Into Law by Governor Ducey Advances Learner-Centered Education

Posted on April 28, 2021 • Category: News Release
By Sybil Francis, Ph.D. – President & CEO, Center for the Future of Arizona

azcentral: Arizonans want a better future, and (surprisingly?) we agree on how to get it

Posted on April 25, 2021 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis – President & CEO, Center for the Future of Arizona

How divided are Arizonans on major issues? Not very, new survey finds

Posted on April 21, 2021
By Rachel Leingang – Reporter, Arizona Republic

'The Arizona We Want' Survey Shows Pandemic's Impact On Arizonans' Aspirations

Posted on April 21, 2021 • Category: Story
By Steve Goldstein – Host of The Show, KJZZ 91.5

Bill gives schools flexibility in meeting needs of each student

Posted on March 29, 2021 • Category: Story
By Greta Forslund – Arizona Capitol Times

Arizona Daily Star: Give students a piece of school's budget & they learn to be civic leaders

Posted on March 29, 2021 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis – opinion contributor, Center for the Future of Arizona

Center for the Future of Arizona Welcomes New Members to Board of Directors

Posted on March 12, 2021 • Category: News Release

Arizona Capitol Times:

What Arizonans want in our election system

Posted on February 11, 2021 • Category: Op-Ed

It's time to change the conversation about the COVID-19 vaccine

Posted on January 17, 2021
By Sybil Francis, opinion contributor

GALLUP: Value of Medical Messengers Seen in Arizona Poll on Vaccines

Posted on January 15, 2021 • Category: Story
By Steve Crabtree and RJ Reinhart – GALLUP

School Leadership is Critical to Arizona’s Future Success

Posted on December 21, 2020 • Category: Story

Arizona Capitol Times:

Investment in civics education builds strong communities

Posted on December 04, 2020 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis

azcentral:

Great principals don't just happen. Here's how Arizona is growing them

Posted on December 02, 2020 • Category: Op-Ed
By Fred DuVal, Amanda Burke and Kaitlin Harrier, opinion contributors

KJZZ 91.5:

What do younger Arizonans want and need to make this state their home?

Posted on November 11, 2020 • Category: Story
By Mark Brodie

Arizona Daily Star:

Great Schools Need Great Leaders

Posted on November 09, 2020 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis, opinion contributor

azcentral:

Students are learning less amid the pandemic, but schools aren't just wringing their hands

Posted on October 25, 2020 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis, opinion contributor

CEO Update: Summer 2020

Posted on July 24, 2020 • Category: News Release

Arizona Daily Star:

Broadband internet access should be considered a utility service

Posted on July 19, 2020 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis, opinion contributor

Arizona Capitol Times:

COVID-19 exposed Arizona’s digital divide

Posted on July 17, 2020 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis

azcentral:

Retail workers are essential. Here's how Arizona can make this work more attractive

Posted on July 05, 2020 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis, opinion contributor

Phoenix Business Journal:

Thousands of new data points to help direct Arizona's future on jobs, economy and more

Posted on June 12, 2020 • Category: Story
By Angela Gonzales – Senior Reporter, Phoenix Business Journal

Our future:

The Arizona We Want

Posted on June 06, 2020 • Category: News Release
By Sybil Francis, Ph.D. – President & CEO, Center for the Future of Arizona

Broadening the Path:

Design Principles for Middle Grades CTE

Posted on May 31, 2020 • Category: Story

Center for the Future of Arizona Launches AZRetailCareers.com

Posted on April 15, 2020 • Category: News Release

azcentral:

How will life change after COVID-19? Believe it or not, some things could get better

Posted on April 05, 2020 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis, opinion contributor

Arizona Horizon:

Participatory Budgeting in Schools Growing to 40K Students

Posted on March 23, 2020 • Category: Story
By Ted Simons – Arizona Horizon

Arizona Capitol Times Morning Scoop: Broadband Expansion in AZ

Posted on February 21, 2020 • Category: Story

Arizona Horizon:

Beat The Odds Leadership Academy

Posted on February 06, 2020 • Category: Story

Center for the Future of Arizona Announces Expanded Leadership Team

Posted on December 04, 2019 • Category: News Release

azcentral:

Arizona's air quality is getting worse and making people sick. Here's how we solve it

Posted on October 28, 2019 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis, opinion contributor

Possible Futures in Action

Posted on October 17, 2019 • Category: Story

Education Innovation and Research (EIR) Grant Announcement

Posted on October 14, 2019 • Category: News Release

azcentral:

Too many millennial college grads are leaving Arizona. How do we keep them?

Posted on June 29, 2019 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis, opinion contributor

azcentral:

If we knew this about water and broadband, would we make different choices?

Posted on March 03, 2019 • Category: Op-Ed
By Sybil Francis, opinion contributor

Dream Big Arizona Event Recap

Posted on March 02, 2019 • Category: Story

A House Called Tomorrow

Posted on February 28, 2019 • Category: Story

Move On When Ready Training

Posted on September 06, 2018 • Category: Story