Rise & Shine: Denver civics teacher pushes students to change the world

CHANGING THE WORLD A Denver civics teacher talks about how her students change the world through civic projects, why she loves meeting parents and what celebrity coined her favorite advice. Chalkbeat

SHORT STAFFED Colorado’s teacher shortage has hit some districts, particularly those in rural communities, especially hard. CBS4, Denver Channel

MILK AND CRACKERS When Denver Public Schools students continue to have lunch debt after a certain number of days, they are given a meal of graham crackers and milk. Westword

FITNESS WIN State officials announced Monday that three Colorado schools won new fitness centers Fox21