Colorado is hard up for teachers. Graduates from the state’s teacher prep programs are down by 24 percent.
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For about three years, oil and gas drillers have suffered through low oil prices. In fact, they haven’t been this low for this long in more than a decade.
Denver police are supposed to use crime and traffic data to inform their decisions about where to direct resources. But they aren't, the city auditor says.
The data suggests most units are rented only a handful of times a month -- or even less. About 118 others though, appear to be full-time vacation rentals.
Did you know that the number of kids living in concentrated poverty in Colorado has quadrupled since 2000? Or that the number of homeless students has doubled since 2007?