As tuition rates grow and student loan debt passes $1 trillion, a new film showing in Denver looks at whether college is worth it, and examines why this American institution is at the breaking point.
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Daniel Majok Gai works for a Denver-based nonprofit that builds schools in South Sudan. People fled the new country during the civil war that broke out last year, and are only beginning to return now.
A group of Columbine High School students collaborate with the Jefferson County Commission to figure out how to get more teenagers outside.
Specialized schools let students earn college credit in high school while connecting them to college training and high-demand jobs.
Among the items on the agenda, the new superintendant's salary, the district budget, and decertifying the teachers union.
Attorneys say many law students lack important professional skills, including the ability to think independently. The University of Denver has launched a nationwide effort to fix the problems.
English-language learners in Denver schools are outpacing the rest of the state on tests that measure how well they know the language.
Changes to how students qualify for the International Baccalaureate program at Denver's George Washington High School rile parents; Plans to merge ninth grades at Manual and East are scrutinized.
New research shows most school districts prefer “interim” tests that give teachers immediate feedback over standardized tests.
School segregation was supposed to end with a landmark Supreme Court decision marking its 60th anniversary May 17.
Four George Washington high school students say the real problem at the school is that the majority of students are unprepared for the rigors of the pre-International Baccalaureate program, and that’s not fair.
In response to recent interviews, a listener emphasizes that those accused of sexual violence can also be victims.
Efforts to eliminate an academic program at George Washington High School are a microcosm of the challenges many urban districts face.
With increasing pressure from the White House and victims, some schools are turning to independent investigators with expertise in sexual violence.