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Superintendent and Board Member Resources
This page is intended to provide CDE-related resources and information to Colorado school superintendents and board members and their staff.
Key Contacts at CDE
A list of primary and backup contacts in key CDE offices.
Find your Field Services Manager
These CDE staff meet with district and BOCES leadership monthly and provide support on a variety of topics.
Email us if you aren't sure who to contact regarding your question.
Events and Professional Development
CDE Calendar of Events
See events, closures, and other happenings at CDE.
Colorado State Board of Education Meetings
See the list of meeting dates, listen live, and more.
CDE-Offered Professional Development
A search tool for CDE's in-person and self-paced trainings, webinars, and more.
Help for districts and schools on communicating with parents.
Parent and Family Resources
Resources for parents and students on school-related issues.
Sign up for CDE's publications
Several options. Select the area you are interested in and how often you want to receive news.
Data Submissions and Reporting
School Finance Critical Dates (PDF)
Dates for fiscal year 2017-18 from the Financial Policies and Procedures Handbook.
CDE Data Collections and Draft Dates (XLS) for 2018-19
An overview of data collections for the year and when they are due.
Data Burden Survey (XLS)
Help the Education Data Advisory Committee (EDAC) identify burdensome data submissions.
Learn about the competitive Early Literacy Grant and other supports.
Reporting School Board Changes
The process for reporting changes in local school board membership to CDE as required by state statue.