A growing number of Colorado students are saying ‘auf Wiedersehen’ to American universities.
(Nathaniel Minor/CPR News)
Hundreds packed a Jefferson County School Board meeting Thursday night. The board decided to create a curriculum review committee with its first goal to examine Advanced Placement U.S. history.
The new A.P U.S. History framework is not about "having kids regurgitate a little about everything" anymore, a Jefferson County teacher says.
“I’d just like it to be understood,” University of Colorado history professor Fred Anderson says of efforts to create a new U.S. history program.
Classes had to be canceled at Golden and Jefferson high schools on Monday because so many teachers called in sick to protest the school board.
Students at Standley Lake High School say the tumultuous week has sparked a sense of pride in them for being the first school to demonstrate.
Take a brief quiz that shows the difference between the new and old AP U.S. history exams.
A newly elected conservative school board member is clashing with thousands of students in the district.
The protests are aimed at new JeffCo School Board member Julie Williams' proposal to promote "patriotism" in the district's history curriculum.
Students at Evergreen High School protested a proposal made by school board member that would change history class curriculum.
Of the district’s 154 schools, 60 percent of students attend a school that meets expectations.
Earlier in the day, no one was allowed to leave the school after it received threats.
School board member Julie Williams, who authored the proposal, said people have misinterpreted what she’s trying to do.
Two students transferring to CU Boulder say society and culture need to change before sexual assault is eliminated from college campuses.
CU Boulder is ramping up efforts to confront sexual violence on campus.