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Partners needed to ensure youth have access to food this summer
With nearly half of Colorado families with children struggling to put food on the table, CDE is partnering with Colorado Blueprint to End Hunger and Hunger Free Colorado to increase access to the Summer Meals Program.

02/01/2022 - 11:02am

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Board temporarily denies Adams 14 request to find new lead partner
The board voted to deny the school district's request to find a new outside manager until more information is available. The request came as a motion to amend a 2018 order that required Adams 14 to find a management partner to reverse long standing struggles in student academic performance.

01/28/2022 - 3:13pm

Colorado school enrollment increases slightly after 2020’s decline
Colorado’s preschool through 12th grade public school population grew slightly this fall compared to the year before when the state’s school enrollment numbers declined for the first time in 30 years.

01/19/2022 - 11:31am

2022 Colorado Teacher of the Year national finalist

2022 Colorado Teacher of the Year named finalist for national honor
Autumn Rivera, a sixth-grade science teacher at Glenwood Springs Middle School in Roaring Fork School District, has been named one of four finalists for the 2022 National Teacher of the Year award by the Council of Chief State School Officers.

01/19/2022 - 11:07am

Educators and education support professionals encouraged to take TLCC Survey
All school-based educators and support staff are encouraged to complete the an anonymous statewide survey of teaching and learning conditions, available Wednesday, Jan. 19, through Friday, Feb. 18.

01/18/2022 - 3:00pm

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Board orders independent evaluation of Adams 14
The board voted to immediately send a State Review Panel to review the status of student learning at Adams 14 School District. The independent panel’s report will help the board determine what action is necessary to support students.

01/12/2022 - 5:08pm

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Colorado's four-year graduation rate dips for first time in a decade
According to data, a total of 81.7% of the Class of 2021 graduated last spring – a slight decrease from the previous year and the first drop in the four-year graduation rate in over 10 years.

01/11/2022 - 11:32am

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Board seeks feedback on next steps for Central Elementary
Citing concerns about lack of support and consistent direction from leadership in the Adams 14 School District and the impact it is having on student's ability to learn, the state board is seeking feedback about the future of Central Elementary School.

01/11/2022 - 11:33am

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Resources available for those impacted by the Marshall Fire
School resources are available for people impacted by the Marshall Fire. Tools are designed to assist school districts and community partners with displaced students seeking access to appropriate educational services.

01/03/2022 - 1:18pm

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Board supports normal administration of state assessments in spring 2022
The board voted to support the normal administration of state assessments in spring 2022 and advance adjustments to state law that would establish a transitional year for school and district accountability.

12/16/2021 - 1:02pm