A group turned in thousands of signatures in hopes of getting on the November ballot. Invest in Ed's goal, if approved, would invest more than $900 million a year for Arizona's public K-12 schools.
Education leaders around Arizona fear a looming recession created by the coronavirus could mean reductions in school funding.
Classrooms across the state are empty for at least the next two weeks, and potentially for the next 20 weeks.
Students across Arizona could be allowed to have excused absences due to mental or behavioral health, if a bill is passed in the state legislature.