Board of Education
Colorado school officials have decided to leave in place a youth risk survey — for now — despite complaints from some parents that the survey is too explicit.
Alarmed by anonymous surveys asking Colorado’s middle and high school students about their sex lives and drug habits, the state Board of Education delayed action Thursday on considering changes to how the 24-year-old survey is collected.
A third Democratic state senator facing possible recall after voting for gun-control measures will resign, allowing Democrats to maintain control of Colorado’s Senate.
Colorado education officials have finished work on teacher rating system that could make it easier to fire teachers who don’t meet testing standards.