Denver Public Schools

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Charter school network STRIVE Prep to close northwest Denver high school in possible sign of what’s to come

STRIVE’s decision is significant because after years of rapid growth, demographers predict enrollment in Denver Public Schools will soon begin to shrink

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Why the Denver school board “flipped” toward reform and what might happen next

The question now is what this “flip” will mean for teachers, students, and parents

An end to Denver’s school reform era? Teachers union-backed school board candidates win big

Tay Anderson, Brad Laurvick and Scott Baldermann all appeared poised to win

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Large achievement gaps remain in Denver, even as students’ scores tick up on national test

This continues a decade-long period where average scores in reading and math have remained essentially flat, even as the score gaps between high- and low-achieving students has been widening

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Michael Bennet, fighting for traction in his presidential bid, releases education plan

Bennet released an education plan Thursday that he says draws from his experience as superintendent of Denver Public Schools

Opinion: Let’s not get left behind when it comes to clean cars, Colorado

Now is the wrong moment to hit the brakes on electric vehicles

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