AZ Snapshot

2017 Democracy Index

The Democracy Index is an annual study that measures the level of democracy available in 167 countries worldwide. The Index has been compiled since 2006 and countries evaluated as “full democracies” have an overall score above 8.00 on a 10-point scale. The overall score is…

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Peter Boyle, nominated by the Center for the Future of Arizona, received the Amazing Educator Award from the Children’s Action Alliance earlier this month

In 2014, Peter Boyle founded Western School of Science and Technology in Maryvale, a West Phoenix neighborhood, with the goal of creating opportunities for low-income students through quality high school education.

 “We’ve got 75,000 kids out here in West Phoenix and not a single A-rated public…

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