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ESSA plan

Colorado releases ESSA state plan draft for comment
The draft for the state's Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plan is available for public review and feedback. Plan draft will be open for public comment until March 10.

Teacher Prep for English Language Learners

Helping educators teach English Language Learners
State board directs CDE to create new flexible professional development pathways for new and current teachers to better serve students with English language education needs.

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Educator Effectiveness Metrics release
Performance reports for Colorado teachers and principals show the majority of educators received evaluation ratings of “effective” or higher. 

Online Standards Feedback System

Online Standards Feedback System
Feedback will inform CDE’s plan for the standards review process and be provided to content area committees that will submit recommendations to the State Board of Education. Please participate by Apr. 30.

Online Standards Feedback System

Online Standards Feedback System
Feedback will inform CDE’s plan for the standards review process and be provided to content area committees that will submit recommendations to the State Board of Education. Please participate by Apr. 30.

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Stories of Promising Practice - Center School District
Since implementing a more intentional postsecondary awareness program, Center School District in the San Luis Valley has seen a big spike in college enrollment among its graduates.

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Early Literacy Assessment Tool Webinar
An application training webinar for the Early Literacy Assessment Tool (ELAT) project will take place 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12. Applications will be due Friday, Feb. 3.

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State Board appoints Katy Anthes as commissioner
At its Dec. 14 meeting, the State Board voted unanimously to appoint Dr. Katy Anthes as the commissioner of education. Anthes has led the department as interim commissioner since May.

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Military Interstate Children's Compact Commission
MIC3 was formed to help military children with the challenges of frequent school transitions.School and district websites should have a link to the Interstate Compact's website and resources.

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Stories of Promising Practice - Grant Beacon
Grant Beacon Middle School is experiencing success after getting innovation status. The school worked with community members to devise a plan tailored to its needs, including a longer school day, and providing a Chromebook for every student.

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