Play ball: AIA Executive Board reverses decision: high school winter sports season back on; Jordan Rose, Rose Law Group founder and president reacts

Salpointe Catholic’s Evan Nelson (5) and Tommy Irish (0) celebrate with teammates following a 54-48 overtime victory against Peoria in the 4A boy’s state championship basketball game in Phoenix on Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020.Ralph Freso / Special for the Arizona Daily Star     By Richard Obert, Dana Scott | Arizona Republic Four days after voting to cancel the winter high …

AIA Executive Board meeting Tuesday: Will there be a winter sports re-vote? Rose Law Group Founder and President Jordan Rose comments

By Richard Obert | Arizona Republic Four days after the Arizona Interscholastic Association’s Executive Board voted 5-4 to cancel winter sports, that group will meet again on Tuesday. Since the vote to cancel because of surging COVID-19 infections that placed Arizona No. 1 in the nation, there has been a big backlash from the Arizona high school basketball, soccer and …

In Remote Learning, Children With Disabilities Face Unique Challenges; HealthyVerify Certification Founder Jordan Rose comments

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents HealthyVerify Certification) By Kris Maher | Wall Street Journal BELLEVILLE, W.Va.— For Anna Smith, an 18-year-old with Down syndrome, losing out on in-person education this fall could mean losing access to the physical, occupational and speech therapies she receives through her public school. With Parkersburg South High School, in a hilly corner of West Virginia …

HealthyVerify helping Bella Vista on school reopening, efforts to bring back sports

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group Represents HealthyVerify Certification.) By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter Bella Vista College Preparatory Academy in Scottsdale is preparing to reopen for in-person classes in September. HealthyVerify Certification (HVC) is helping Bella Vista get ready for the new school year and is working with the school so its premier high school basketball and other sports …

HealthyVerify helps schools with ‘everchanging’ COVID-19, reopening landscape

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents HealthyVerify Certification) By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter For Rick Ogston, the CEO of Desert View Schools in Yuma, one of the biggest challenges for his charter schools during the COVID-19 pandemic has been all the changing information and approaches to curbing the virus. “Really, it has been the everchanging information about COVID. …

Phoenix school district turns to HealthyVerify Certification to help with new school year, COVID-19

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents HealthyVerify Certification)   By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter   For Marvene Lobato the biggest challenge for the COVID-19 pandemic is the uncertainty presents on numerous fronts.   Lobato is the Superintendent of the Fowler Elementary School District in Phoenix. The district has 7 schools, a child care center and 4,500 students. Like …

Arizona public school community weighs pros, cons, COVID-19 as return looms; RLG Founder and President Jordan Rose shares insight with the Independent

By Melissa Rosequist | Daily Independent As droves of Valley students start the 2020-21 school year this fall among the global pandemic of 2020, Arizona school districts move forward independently with no two plans alike. Gov. Doug Ducey announced recently Arizona school districts would be given authority to make the best decisions for their students — providing little guidance on …

AESD first public district to be HealthyVerify certified

By Erin Brassey | West Valley View Avondale Elementary School District became the first public district in the state to receive the HealthyVerify certification. The district also discussed reopening plans at a governing board meeting July 7. According to the board presentation, the district plans to offer a choice of in-person or online schooling, with new health and safety protocols including …