A pilot program puts poorer kids first in line to opt into more affluent schools. The experiment has had mixed results, says Chalkbeat reporter Melanie Asmar.
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The program was enacted by an earlier conservative-dominated board to help public school students attend secular and religious schools with taxpayer-funded vouchers.
Possibilities include Fort Lewis University -- or dropping "Fort Lewis" altogether.
Set to launch in 2022, the program targets rural students and those with blue collar jobs for whom access to CU might otherwise be limited.
The study by the National Council on Teacher Quality also shows that Denver, Jefferson County and Douglas County are not affordable.
Thousands of graduate students in Colorado face tax increases and losing key tax deductions under a Republican overhaul plan making its way through Congress.
The University of Colorado Boulder has the most international students, followed by Colorado State University at Fort Collins and the University of Denver.
Marie Greenwood's spirit and tenacity helped her overcome racial barriers to become Denver's first black tenured teacher.
Roughly 35 percent of state legislative contests in the United States are uncontested each year. Is that good for democracy?
While many eyes will again be on the high profile school board race in Douglas County, there are similar stakes in Denver and Aurora.
The 2017 race could mean big changes for DougCo's long fought over voucher program that’s been tied up in litigation.
Gitanjali Rao, 11, won a national competition with an invention that measures lead in drinking water. The honor comes with a $25,000 prize.
In a new book, CSU Global university president Becky Takeda-Tinker proposes a performance-based approach to academics.
The Offline October movement was started by students in suburban Denver after two of their peers took their own lives in the same week earlier this year.
The school district’s per pupil funding, at $7,500, is among the state’s lowest, ranked 171 of 178 districts. The average age of a school is 44 years.