According to data analysis by Chalkbeat Colorado, turnover of teachers is at its highest in 15 years. Some schools see that as a good thing.
Oil prices in Colorado are at a level not seen in five and a half years. That's both good and bad in this oil-producing state.
Colorado has added more than 54,000 jobs over the past year.
Federal figures show unemployment rate falls in all of Colorado's metro areas.
The Colorado unemployment rate fell from 5.1 percent in August.
Average gas prices in Colorado fell 25 cents in the past month.
Colorado's diverse economy shields Denver from oil bust like the one that hit downtown in the late 1970's and early 1980's.