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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. True or False? Free And Reduced-Price Lunch = Poor

    Poverty is the backdrop to so many discussions about learning. But do we have a good way to measure it in schools?
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  3. Test kids less so they can learn more, Colorado task force says

    The task force met for six months, wading into the complex morass of testing requirements and conflicting expectations for what those tests are supposed to accomplish.
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  4. Maps: Colorado public school dropout rates continue to fall

    The state's dropout rate fell .1 percent last school year, the eight-straight year of improvement.
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  5. Photos: A look back as Rocky Mountain National Park turns 100

    A bill establishing the park was signed into law by President Woodrow Wilson on Jan. 26, 1915.
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  6. College tuition caps rejected by Colorado lawmakers

    Republicans on the committee pointed out that even the 6 percent cap could mean tuition doubles in a couple decades.
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  7. Destiny’s story: 'Once you get in poverty, it’s kind of hard to get out'

    One Denver teenager, after a lifetime of homelessness, has found hope in teaching other youth.
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  8. Denver seeks inaugural Youth Poet Laureate

    Colorado Creative Industries and partner literary organizations are putting out a call to poets and rappers aged between 14 and 20 to apply by Feb. 20.
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  9. Common Core repeal, the day after

    The Common Core had a rough year. The learning standards were repealed in three states, including Oklahoma. But what happens the day after a state repeals its academic standards?
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  10. Colorado per-pupil spending lags US average even more, report says

    During the mid-90s, the state spent $500 less per student than the national average. But by 2011-12, the gap measured between $1,800 and $2,800.
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