Kindergartener Lea Wickham during a reading intervention session with teacher Katie Hoiland at Aragon Elementary in Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8. Aragon is one of the schools that showed drastic improvement in reading levels after using a competitive grant from the READ Act to overhaul teaching techniques. (Mark Reis, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Colorado spent $231 million to help young children catch up on reading. But rates of kids with significant deficiencies only worsened.

The READ Act program still has not produced any significant improvement in the reading skills of the students it targeted

Education Primary category in which blog post is published

Opinion: Why NARAL Pro-Choice Colorado became Cobalt

NARAL Pro-Choice Colorado is making a change to double-down on the state’s history of pioneering abortion rights.

Opinion
News Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado’s largest abortion rights group splits from national organization to refocus on state-level battles

NARAL Pro-Choice Colorado says it wants to solidify the state as a stronghold for abortion rights amidst challenges to Roe v. Wade and restrictions elsewhere

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Impeachment trial brings angst for 4 Senate presidential hopefuls, including Michael Bennet

Bennet said he'll campaign whenever possible on Sundays, when the Senate isn't in session. Otherwise, he's trying to take the interruption in stride.