Colorado Board of Education
Colorado Board of Education demands answers in Adams 14 rift with outside manager
While the outside operator pointed to a track record of improvement, a consultant hired by the new superintendent of the suburban Denver school district called the partnership “totally ineffective” and recommended it end
Colorado districts prepare for CMAS testing amid uncertainty about federal waiver
At least one Colorado district would have to reorganize cohorts into grade-level groups to take the federal assessment. Thousands of students opting for online learning in other districts would have to enter school buildings again.
After flood of concerns, Colorado Board of Education poised to relax deadline for teacher training on reading
The situation encompasses the larger debate about whether state leaders and educators are doing enough to help the more-than-50% of Colorado students who struggle to read well
State Board raises standards, making it harder for Colorado schools to earn a top rating
The board voted 5-2 to toughen the standards despite vigorous lobbying from people who said they would prefer a complete overhaul of the accountability system
District, teacher groups urge State Board not to change Colorado school ratings
Proposed changes to how Colorado schools are rated include making it harder for schools to reach the top tier
STEM School has until June 29 to allay concerns and secure extended charter reauthorization
Huge crowd of parents lines up to support 5-year extension. But some worry administrators are using tragedy to deflect scrutiny of safety, finances and child-abuse allegations.