Rise & Shine: Ill-fated school board candidacy raises questions about qualifications

AIMING FOR COLLEGE SUCCESS More than 200 children headed to college through a scholarship established by cable television pioneer Bill Daniels get guidance on how to flourish there. Chalkbeat Colorado

REVISITING HOLMES What does the ill-fated candidacy of Denver school board hopeful MiDian Holmes say about finding board members who represent their communities? AP via Gazette

HOW MUCH IS ENOUGH Two candidates for the State Board of Education differ on the amount of testing schoolchildren should have. Durango Herald

BIG MONEY Two members of the Douglas County Board of Education met with a high school student recently. Taxpayers will pay well into the hundreds of thousands of dollars for the meetup. Colorado Independent

GOOD DEED A Denver family gave $500,000 to establish a welcome center at the University of Northern Colorado. Denver Post