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Opinion: 5 ways to end education redlining in Denver

It's time to turn words regarding equity and justice into policy change and action.

Opinion Columns

Opinion: Learning from the 2020 election how to teach democracy

Opinion Columns

Colorado teachers are working twice — sometimes three times — as hard when their students learn both in person and online

A hybrid approach to school gives students the chance to see teachers and peers in person. But is it also burning out educators?

Education

Colorado students are improving in literacy — possibly to the detriment of their math skills. That’s bad for the economy.

A statewide look at student assessments suggests Colorado school districts have sacrificed math skills to meet state literacy goals.

Education

Many Colorado school districts struggled to keep families fully informed during remote learning, report says

A new report details how little information many Colorado school districts provided on their websites during remote learning. Education advocates want more clarity moving forward.

Education

How much should the state spend to learn how far Colorado kids have fallen behind during the pandemic?

Ten education organizations hope the state will invest in a diagnostic assessment for kids. A group that includes parents and teachers insists resources for the classroom and students need funding instead.

Education

Colorado families are getting a taste of homeschool thanks to the coronavirus crisis. Could it stick?

As parents trade spots with teachers, some are considering making the jump to homeschooling for good. But it’s tougher than they thought.

Education

A bill is coming that would change enrollment rules for Colorado charter schools. Could it also deter more from opening?

Rep. Shannon Bird plans to introduce legislation that would revamp the application and appeals processes for charter schools. Education groups fear the changes single out charters and put their future in question.

Education