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Four-Year-Olds Get a Free Book Through One Book 4 Colorado April 13-27
All Colorado public and military libraries, Reach Out and Read Colorado health clinics, and Denver Preschool Program classrooms will give a copy of this year’s selected book in English or Spanish, April 13-27.
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Summer Reading Makes a Difference for Colorado Families
Summer reading programs can fight summer slide, prepare young children for learning to read, and instill the love of reading in kids of all ages.
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Screenshot of CO Teacher of the Year 2016 application

Submit an Application for the 2016 Colorado Teacher of the Year
Each year, the Colorado Teacher of the Year Program honors an exceptionally dedicated, knowledgeable and skilled teacher to represent the entire profession in Colorado. Applications are due by 4 p.m., Friday, May 20.
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The federal government has put forth recommendations for best practices in bully prevention and intervention.

Videos demonstrate how to use observation, documentation, and assessment to inform practice.

This fact sheet provides statistics, contact information, and a framework for success.

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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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