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  1. Principal says goodbye to Columbine after 35 years

    Frank DeAngelis, who led Colorado's Columbine High School through the deadly school shootings in 1999, is retiring in June.
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  2. After hours of testimony, two testing bills advance at Colorado Capitol

    The Senate Education Committee passed two bills aimed at addressing a public backlash against statewide testing.
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  3. Attorney general: No testing waiver for Colorado school districts

    Colorado school districts hoping to skip new state English and math tests are out of luck.
    News · Blog Post
  4. Senators try to revise No Child Left Behind — a few years behind

    Tuesday, senators begin working out the details of a bipartisan update to the No Child Left Behind education law. The proposed revision would give states more control over school accountability.
    News · NPR Story
  5. Pueblo teachers 'mourning' over new standardized tests

    The teachers union there is calling for "a day of mourning for the loss of teaching and learning."
    News · Blog Post
  6. 2 boys in custody after bringing guns to Denver school

    Police made the arrests following a lockdown at Skinner Middle School on Friday.
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  7. Anti-Test 'Opt Out' Movement Makes A Wave In New York State

    Activists say that about 175,000 students refused to take federally mandated tests last week.
    News · NPR Story
  8. State Legislature approves more money for schools, but less than they wanted

    The amount is also a far cry from the $200 million the governor asked for.
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  9. 8 Colorado colleges make federal watch list, but the devil's in the details

    A closer look into some Colorado institutions found a more complex picture than fiscal irresponsibility as the list suggests.
    News · Story
  10. Standardized test bills struggle to catch on at Colorado Capitol

    A bill was delayed that would eliminate state tests in 11th and 12th grades and make ninth grade tests optional.
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