Investigative reporter Karen Auge has covered home schools for years, and how some parents manipulate the system.
Denver Public Schools
To hang on to teachers, Denver Public Schools and other Colorado school districts are playing a bigger role connecting educators with housing programs.
Denver’s New 5280 High School Preaches More Than Academics. Teen-Focused Wellness, Sobriety Are A Key Focus
Enrollment at the new 5280 High School is at more than 100 students, mostly freshman. They’ll add a new class each year.
Fourth-grader Jamel Myles was bullied in school and had recently come out as gay.
Read the full letter to the DPS community from Denver Public Schools Superintendent Tom Boasberg.
Both instructors had been on administrative leave, for the second time, following accusations of discrimination, harassment and retaliation.
Tom Boasberg and Nancy McCallin have led their institutions for years. The two consider Colorado's biggest education problems.
Boasberg is not leaving immediately, he will stay on for three months. In that time, the Denver Board of Education will conduct their search for his successor.
The homegrown marijuana prevention program is a far cry from the Nancy Reagan “Just Say No” anti-drug programs of the 1980s and 90s.
While student test scores overall are average, the achievement gap between poor and affluent students is the third largest nationwide.