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The Race to the Top Office is currently working on the following initiatives:

Content Collaboratives

Assisting educators in the transition to college- and career-ready standards (Colorado Academic Standards).

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Educator Effectiveness

Implementing Senate Bill 10-191 through aiding districts in adopting new evaluation systems that base 50 percent of an educator's evaluation on multiple measures of student academic growth, and 50 percent on observations and other methods that measure the standards of professional practice.

More information about Educator Effectiveness


Boosting students' skills and knowledge in STEM by providing resources, trainings, and learning opportunities to educators and students in Colorado

More information about STEMn

Resource Bank

A one stop shop for administers, educators, parents and students to access instructional tools, curriculum, assessments, evaluations, rubrics and more. CDE is planning to launch the Resource Bank the summer of 2013.

More information about the Resource Bank

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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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Mon - Fri 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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