Two Pikes Peak region school districts are starting the academic year with new superintendents: the area’s largest, Colorado Springs School District 11, and the small mountain community of Woodland Park School District RE-2.
If you're proud of Colorado's world-class universities, thank a donor or a tapped-out parent. The Colorado legislature? Eh, only if you've got any gratitude to spare, because the General Assembly has other priorities.
Literacy, number sense, critical thinking, entrepreneurialism, time management, global awareness, respect for authority, leadership, empathy, problem-solving, personal responsibility, civic engagement, multilingualism.
Two groups that often disagree about the direction of the Denver school district have issued an unusual joint statement calling for “responsible discourse” in the selection of Denver’s next superintendent.
Nicholas Peterson stood in the parking lot of Loveland High School with a crowd of marching band students. It was still early, but the pavement already radiated heat. He told students they'd be practicing parade-style today, so it was important to keep their feet moving in time.
A U.S. District Court judge ruled this week that Douglas County schools violated the constitutional rights of a parent and student because the district promoted and raised funds for a 2014 Christian mission trip.