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Provide feedback on updates to Colorado’s 21st Century Skills

The 21st Century Skills are the essential skills students should develop to be successful in the post-secondary education and the workplace.

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New Educator Talent Area Launched

The Educator Talent Unit develops, deploys and supports educators, schools and districts/BOCES across Colorado.

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Professional Development

Find professional development opportunities for educators and other K-12 professionals.

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Graduation Guidelines

Find out more about new graduation requirements and view a menu of options.

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About the Colorado Department of Education

Through setting a clear vision for increasing student performance, CDE continually supports the advancement and improvement of the state’s education system to prepare all learners for success in a rapidly changing global workplace.

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Provide feedback on 21st Century Skills
Colorado’s 21st Century Skills are part of the standards review and revision process. Participate in this feedback opportunity about these essential skills students need to be successful.

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New Educator Talent Area Launched
The Educator Talent Unit develops, deploys and supports educators, schools and districts/BOCES across Colorado with the goal of having the most effective leaders and educators in every school and classroom. Visit our new area! 

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Attend a teacher shortage town hall
CDE, along with the Colorado Dept. of Higher Education, are hosting a series of town hall meetings this summer to address the state's teacher shortage and gather feedback on a strategic plan. See upcoming town hall meetings or provide your feedback through online survey.

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CDE uses purposeful communication to build an environment of quality, customer service, credibility and trust.
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Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
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