The Denver teacher strike is over. Now lawmakers are trying to solve Colorado’s chronic education funding problem.
One plan under discussion at the statehouse would raise an additional $451 million every year to educate students, while another would impact property taxes and change how funds are distributed.
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Less than 2 percent of state funds set aside for foster children’s transportation have been spent
Leroy Garcia’s opening remarks are notable for what he didn’t mention. Here’s the Colorado Senate president’s speech, annotated.
Context for Leroy Garcia's opening day speech at the Colorado legislature, with annotations from The Colorado Sun highlighting what’s important and explaining what it all means
Colorado lawmakers will focus on everything from oil and gas and health care to education and immigration when the 2019 term begins Friday
Guild Education’s twist on college is working for cashiers, sales clerks and others who abandoned the idea of a college degree
Led by co-founder Rachel Carlson, Guild Education's modern approach to educating workers is fueling Denver startup’s success story
With software called PocketChange, Reyn Aubrey and dozens of his former classmates offer a new entry into Giving Tuesday that combines altruism with capitalism
The takeaway from Amendment 73’s defeat: Voters won’t throw money into a broken school finance system
“People are keenly aware now more than ever that our school finance model is in crisis.”
The two candidates are presenting different visions and staking out contrasting positions on the major issues.
Republican Walker Stapleton and Democrat Jared Polis faced off on television for a final time Tuesday before Election Day.