Peyton High School student Curtis Taylor, right, logs in to a computer with a computer-aided design program Thursday, August 15, 2019 during a cabinet manufacturing class at the MiLL (Manufacturing Industry Learning Labs) National Training Center near the Colorado Springs airport. (Mark Reis, Special to The Colorado Sun)

More Colorado students are graduating from high school, even if it takes more time

Statewide, Colorado’s 81.1% graduation rate still leaves the state below the national average

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Gov. Polis pitches preschool expansion, insists Colorado can afford it

Jared Polis has pledged that Colorado will have universal preschool access for 4-year-olds by the end of his first term in 2023

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LGBT activists say new bills — including one in Colorado — target transgender youth

The proposed laws, if enacted, “would bring devastating harms to the transgender community,” said Chase Strangio, a transgender-rights lawyer with the American Civil Liberties Union