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Updated School Safety and Crisis Resources available
CDE has compiled resources to help schools, parents and students dealing with the emotional trauma of violent events and who are seeking information on how to create safe school environments.

05/25/2022 - 10:56am

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Board approves order to begin Adams 14 reorganization process
The State Board of Education approved an order that begins the process to explore the reorganization of Adams 14 School District, which has had low academic performance for nearly a decade.

05/24/2022 - 1:30pm

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Applications being accepted for ESSER transportation assistance grant
School districts, BOCES, charter schools and nonprofit organizations are invited to apply for the ESSER Transportation Assistance Grant Program to help Adams 14 students attending low-performing schools access high-quality learning at a higher-performing school in the 2022-23 and 2023-24 school years.

05/24/2022 - 8:36am

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Board advances program to fund transportation for students in low-performing school systems
Students attending low-performing schools in Adams 14 School District could have access to transportation to attend higher performing schools in the district or in adjacent districts under a new grant program endorsed by the state board at its May meeting.

05/18/2022 - 1:45pm

Statewide survey results show most educators agree their schools are a good place to work overall
Eight out of 10 Colorado educators agreed that, overall, their school is a good place to work and for students to learn, according to the results of the biannual Teaching and Learning Conditions Colorado survey released on Wednesday, May 11.

05/11/2022 - 3:05pm

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Board directs Adams 14 to partner with TNTP while removing district accreditation, starting reorganization process
The Colorado State Board of Education removed Adams 14 School District's accreditation and initiated the process to reorganize the school district during the continuation of an extended accountability hearing that started in April. 

05/18/2022 - 1:41pm

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ESSER Expanded Learning Opportunities Grant Program
CDE is making up to $10 million available for a grant program to support districts and community-based organizations in creating new, or expanding existing, expanded learning opportunities. Applications may be submitted with a maximum of $2 million per application and a maximum of $2,000 per student served annually.

05/18/2022 - 1:43pm

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SBE to explore transportation resources for students in low-performing schools
The State Board of Education approved a notice of rulemaking to implement a state law that allows CDE to help fund transportation for students in low-performing schools to attend higher performing schools. 

04/29/2022 - 4:15pm

Teacher Appreciation Week May 2-6

Celebrate Colorado Teacher Appreciation Week
Colorado Teacher Appreciation Week is May 2-6. It's the perfect time to show teachers how much we appreciate the dedication, creativity and problem-solving they demonstrate every day. Use resources from CDE to celebrate the amazing teachers in your schools and districts.

04/28/2022 - 12:03pm

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Board asks Adams 14 to return with detailed plans
The State Board of Education asked Adams 14 School District to provide more details on its proposals to hire a partial manager for the district and create an innovation plan for Central Elementary School. 

05/18/2022 - 1:43pm