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Coronavirus has masked Colorado students’ emotions. Teachers are trying new ways to connect.

While masks haven’t obstructed learning or teachers’ ability to forge relationships with their kids, they have in some cases slowed communication and made it more difficult for educators to keep tabs on how their students are doing emotionally and academically.

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Poverty, hunger, lost learning all hit children hard. Colorado needs to protect them from COVID fallout, advocates say.

Hundreds of thousands of Colorado students are learning remotely, some by family choice and some because their school campuses remain closed

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Gov. Jared Polis launches $32.7 million fund to incubate ideas to improve student learning during coronavirus

Colorado's governor says he wants the state to use the money to address long-standing inequities among student populations

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Here’s how Colorado’s October student count will change to preserve school-district funding

A district’s student count factors into how much state funding it’s given. As in past years, the state will offer a financial safety net to districts that lose students.

Opinion: Teaching history in a historic moment

A Denver East High School teacher wonders what student yearbooks will tell future generations about the coronavirus and social justice movements

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Why thousands of Colorado students disconnected from school despite hotspots and internet deals

Some lawmakers, superintendents, and education advocates are calling for a fundamental shift in the way Colorado thinks about internet access

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With Colorado schools resuming classes amid coronavirus, the outdoors provides a safe place to learn

Nonprofits like Big Green and Thorne Nature Experience are helping ensure kids have access to learning experiences outside