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Blended and Online Learning

The Office of Blended & Online Learning serves and supports Online & Blended Learning Schools, programs, Students, Parents, Authorizers, other related entities, and individuals related to K-12 Online & Blended Learning in Colorado. We are committed to providing information to all interested parties, as well as supporting the responsible growth of Online Learning & Blended Learning.

The Office of Blended & Online Learning began duties October 1, 2007 under Senate Bill 215 legislation. Our purposes are:

  • To support Online Programs, Students, Parents, Authorizers, and other entities related to Online Learning by providing information and access to available data;
  • To facilitate the certification of Multi-District Online Programs.

  Office of Blended & Online Learning ListServ

To receive updates from the Office of Blended & Online Learning, please send an email with your name and email address to martinez_r@cde.state.co.us.

College Level Online Courses

For information regarding Online Courses in Higher Education, please visit the Colorado Department of Higher Education.


Online Task Force

Recently passed legislation, Colorado House Bill 14-1382 (HB 1382), requires the convening of an Online Task Force to review best practices and policies for authorizing and administering multi-district online schools, provide the State Board of Education with recommendations regarding quality standards and practices for authorizers, and provide recommendations to the State Board of Education and General Assembly regarding the regulatory and statutory changes that are necessary to certify authorizers of multi-district online schools.

Online Task Force meetings are open to the public and are also broadcasted via the internet. To hear the live broadcast of the meeting(s) go to the following link at the posted meeting time: http://connect.enetcolorado.org/online/  Please log in as a guest with provide your first and last name. If you have never used Adobe Connect before it is recommended that you test your connection:
Test your connection: http://connect.enetcolorado.org/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm

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Meeting Recordings Links & Minutes:


Meeting Resources:

Members Include:

Click on any Online Task Force Member name to contact via email.
Task Force Facilitator: John L. Myers

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Colorado Dept. of Education
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Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
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