Colorado ranks 42nd in the country when it comes to spending per student. Patching up the state budget means that spending could decrease further.
All Education Stories
Morey Middle School is one of two schools in Denver piloting a new and costly program. Teachers say it's already hard to imagine going back to their old ways.
After investigators found students shared sexually explicit photos, a former student wrote about the culture of sexting.
- This week, thousands of events around the world are encouraging computer-coding literacy. "Coding is really about creative self-expression and storytelling," says Mitchel Resnick of MIT's Media Lab.Read More
While they're striving in school and support programs,these kids and teens still face problems that can pop up at any time.
Half of Colorado middle schoolers say they've been bullied. Hopelessness is also an issue. Challenge Day tries to reach those kids and help.
- "Average daily attendance" has long been a trusted measure, but the number conceals an important metric in identifying kids at risk of failing or dropping out: chronic absence.Read More
- "Will it scale?" is often the first thing we ask about an educational innovation. Two innovators argue that it's the wrong question.Read More
- A new father embarks on another big journey: teaching at a startup charter high school in Brooklyn.Read More
- A new report backed by the State Department found a 10 percent jump in students coming to the U.S. for higher education.Read More
- The U.S. Department of Education and California's attorney general say the company overstated job-placement rates by up to 100 percent.Read More