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Colorado Education Highlights

Colorado Education Highlights features the great work being done in Colorado at schools and districts, BOCES, and other education-related organizations. For more information, email CDE Communications

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Celebrate the contributions of adult education

Celebrate National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week, Sept. 26-Oct. 1.

Monday, September 26, 2016

Districts partner to create national training center

A partnership between two Pikes Peak regional school districts will create a career pathway for high school students. Widefield and Peyton school districts have teamed up to form the Peyton/Widefield Vocational Education Campus that will house the National Training Center for manufacturing.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Student board forms for second year

High school students who volunteered for Falcon School District 49's student board of representatives gathered recently with district leaders ahead of a Board of Education meeting.

Monday, August 22, 2016

U.S. Secretary of Education King visits Colorado

U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr. visited Colorado to highlight the work of CDE and the Colorado Department of Human Services in early case and learning.

Monday, August 15, 2016

Student urges "teaching with SOUL"

Approximately 1,600 employees from across District 49 attended a back-to-school event July 27 at Pikes Peak Center in Colorado Springs, where they were encouraged by senior Evan Mahon to teach with a SOUL -- an acronym for being Sincere, or being authentic and genuine; Overcoming and confronting adversity; being Unique, original and standing out; and Lead, creating a positive environment.

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

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