'When a Student Falls, We Pick Them Back Up'

Wilma Rice, a teacher at Maricopa County Regional School District’s (MCRSD) Durango Transitional Learning Center, recently published an inspiring article in the Arizona Republic about the important work being done to serve the county’s  “Opportunity Youth.” 

“We recognize the potential in every youth, regardless of past academic failure,” Rice said.

Read the article here.

MCRSD has been working with Maricopa County Education Service Agency (MCESA) to implement the Rewarding Excellence in Instruction and Leadership, The Next Generation(REIL-TNG) program since 2012. REIL-TNG supports MCRSD schools as they attract, place, retain, sustain, and develop effective and highly effective educators.