Denver Public Schools says it will turn down several NRA grants that were to be awarded this year.
Denver Public Schools
The horror of April 20, 1999 changed Patrick Neville and Samantha Haviland's lives in different ways, yet inspired both to take action and serve others.
Denver School of Science and Technology finds that their teacher's "primary concern is the rising cost of housing in the city."
What if school was a place where students could discover, go outside frequently and, most importantly, help make the teaching decisions?
Through text messages, donors buy heaters, jackets, bedding and more for individual people who need them.
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.
Denver teacher Alejandro Fuentes talks about his uneasiness over some politicians' desire to help young immigrants while cracking down on their parents.
The study by the National Council on Teacher Quality also shows that Denver, Jefferson County and Douglas County are not affordable.
Denver author Helen Thorpe spent a year in an English class for recent refugees at South High School in Denver.
While many eyes will again be on the high profile school board race in Douglas County, there are similar stakes in Denver and Aurora.