SCHOOL FUNDING A report by a group of advocacy organizations lays out a three-year plan to restore funding for districts to what they should be getting based on Colorado’s formula. Chalkbeat Colorado

HOW I TEACH This Colorado Springs teacher uses YouTube to keep classes going even on snow days. Chalkbeat Colorado

ELECTION 2016 One school district is proposing a plan so people who can’t afford the increased property tax, can help out at school to keep their tax down instead. The Gazette

JEFFCO SWEEP Discussions about an upcoming decision on a new charter school in Jeffco may be the clearest sign of the new attitude of the board that was elected last November. Colorado Independent

ALTERNATIVE A new charter school program was approved in Colorado Springs to serve high school students struggling with addiction. The Gazette

DENVER RATINGS More on Denver school ratings and schools facing possible closure. Colorado Public Radio, Denver Post

MORE GRANTS Colorado foundations increased their giving from 2011 to 2014 and educational causes were the top target of grants. Denver Post

PERMITS VS. SPOTS Boulder students aren’t happy about a $50 parking fee that doesn’t always guarantee them a spot in the lot. Daily Camera