Twenty-six districts including Denver are closed for the day. Thousands of teachers are expected to converge on the state Capitol.
Denver Public Schools
In terms of education spending, teachers say that the state has a long way to go to make up for ground lost during the recession.
Allegations of abuse painted the school's dance department as a toxic environment. Two teachers involved have voluntarily resigned from the school.
The coordinated protest was meant to mark one month since the deadly shooting in Florida.
Denver Public Schools says it will turn down several NRA grants that were to be awarded this year.
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.