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December 4, 2018
Dear Governor: Here’s what Colorado educators want Jared Polis to know about their schools
More than 100 teachers responded to our request to tell the governor-elect about their schools, with many urging him to visit in person.
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November 21, 2018
8 questions for Denver Scholarship Foundation chief, after voters pass tax to benefit students
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November 15, 2018
Late votes deliver a narrow win for Jeffco school bond measure
The $567 million bond request will allow Jeffco Public Schools to improve its buildings.
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State ratings identify 163 Colorado schools in need of improvement
The vast majority of students in Colorado attend a school with one of the two higher rankings.
December 12, 2018
The pressing question at Denver’s final forum: How will Susana Cordova tackle inequity?
“I want to know what your plan is to get that gap in order,” one student said.
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December 11, 2018
Lack of transportation, conflicting deadlines put school choice out of reach for some, study finds
More Colorado students use school choice to opt into traditional district-run schools than use it to attend charter schools.
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December 10, 2018
These Colorado lawmakers will shape education policy in 2019
The incoming chairs of the education committees in the state House and Senate are both former teachers.
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December 6, 2018
Could a new universal preschool program in a Colorado resort community help propel a statewide effort?
Colorado's Summit County will soon offer preschool assistance to all 4-year-olds, using proceeds from a new property tax approved by voters in November.
November 20, 2018
A fixture in Colorado’s early childhood scene prepares to step back – but not all the way
The longtime leader Clayton Early Learning in Denver reflects on the toughest decision she ever made, lagging early childhood investments, and Colorado's new governor.
November 15, 2018
Victim of its own success: Qualistar, pioneer in rating Colorado child care, to close
Qualistar Colorado, a well-known nonprofit that created the first rating system preschools and child care centers in the state, will close at the end of 2018.
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