The earliest teachers could legally walk off the job is Monday. It would be the first teacher walkout in 25 years.
After 10 hours of negotiations Friday, talks between the teachers union and the city’s school district collapsed over pay and compensation.
More minority students are graduating within four years than ever before, but the rate is still 10 points lower than that of white students.
The new governor's campaign promise for free, full-day kindergarten took center stage. Polis requested $227 million out of a $33.7 billion budget.
William Kohut will retire from the renowned public performing arts school after two district investigations into allegations of abuse. Kohut has led the school since 2009.
The promise of affordable early childhood education was one of Colorado's new governor's biggest campaign pledges.
Denver Public Schools teachers and district leaders have been at the negotiation table for more than a year.
Cordova is currently the deputy superintendent to Tom Boasberg, who announced his resignation in July.
Adams 14 was struggling so much and for so long that an outside manager will take over. Students and teachers have more questions than answers about their futures.
The current deputy superintendent is the last candidate standing in the district's search for Tom Boasberg's successor.