BUILDING DEALS The Aurora school board gave a nod to district staff to continue discussions with DSST, but board members raised concerns. Chalkbeat Colorado

IN COURT Two cases, about how the Denver school district puts teachers on unpaid leave, were up for arguments in front of the Colorado Supreme Court Wednesday. Chalkbeat Colorado

MOVE IT A new report says Colorado kids aren’t getting the minimum amount of recommended daily physical activity at schools. Chalkbeat Colorado

STUDENT VOICE Students at Manual High School in Denver are taking protests of the election a step further to dive deeper into discussions about their feelings and their rights. 5280

GROWING Greeley-Evans District 6 released new enrollment numbers showing significant growth across most of the district. Greeley Tribune

TRANSITION Aurora’s Tollgate Elementary is awaiting a school board vote on whether they will be granted innovation status for two years as they want, or for one, as the superintendent recommended. Aurora Sentinel

ONLINE An Education Week investigation earlier found that at GOAL Academy, the state’s largest online school, most students weren’t logging in every day. The reporter spoke to Colorado Public Radio. Colorado Public Radio

APPOINTMENT Eagle County schools superintendent Jason Glass was appointed by President Barack Obama to a seat on the National Board for Education Sciences. Vail Daily