A growing number of Colorado students are saying ‘auf Wiedersehen’ to American universities.
(Nathaniel Minor/CPR News)
Crime scene investigators and students studying insects are among those who frequent the Colorado field commonly called a "body farm."
In one Boulder summer camp, the kids mimic sophisticated scientific research typically carried out by grad students.
A new documentary out Thursday tackles the history of Colorado's struggles over water.
Members of the Denver teachers union say they are being shut out of the district’s new teacher orientation this week, hurting the association’s membership drive.
Organizers turned in 37,000 petition signatures on Tuesday. That's twice as many as required to force a recall election this November.
For each board member that the group wants to recall, 15,000 signatures must be collected. It took 17 days for the group to finish collecting the signatures.
The Twin Peaks school board is decrying opponents for trying to "twist this situation into a politically polarizing gay and lesbian issue."
Low scores were expected because it's only the second time students have taken the Colorado Measures of Academic Success, or CMAS, exam.
For each school board member that the ralliers want to recall, 15,000 signatures must be collected.
The program, which funnels money to religious schools through a charter school set up buy the district, was put on hold in 2011.
Jeffco United for Action also alleges that members met in secret and wasted taxpayer money, including paying the superintendent they hired $280,000.
Aurora Public Schools superintendent Rico Munn speaks with Colorado Matters about efforts to lower suspension rates in the school system.
After a few months teaching himself outside of school, 16-year-old Nick Bain says he's discovered that learning won't end when school does.