There are just a few short weeks left in the legislative session. State lawmakers have to make some big decisions about how K-12 schools and colleges and universities are financed. They're also considering a bill that could result in more requirements for new charter schools. Todd Engdahl, the capitol editor for the online news site, Education News Colorado, provides an update, in a conversation with Ryan Warner.

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