|By Alexis Huicochea, The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson|
|McClatchy-Tribune Information Services|
The TUSD Governing Board appointed
While Hicks did not provide any explanation, fellow board member
According to press reports, Green's resignation from
When Green announced her resignation in
Stegeman noted on Tuesday, before the vote, that he reviewed media coverage and internal interview records and still came to the conclusion that Green is a "strong candidate."
Stegeman then went on to vote in support of Green along with board members
Green's most recent assignment has been serving as a high school principal
Shortly after Green was appointed, Clash was named senior director of curriculum development.
In other business, the Governing Board approved a
While board members Grijalva, Juarez and Foster voted in favor of the budget, Stegeman and Hicks opposed it.
The budget includes
As was the case last year, TUSD did not receive any soft capital funding, which is used to buy instructional aid materials, books, computers and small furniture.
In addition to the M&O and unrestricted capital money, TUSD receives federal funds, including about
The budget for the 2014-15 school year is nearly
The board also approved leasing
The district is charging only
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