State Settles With Families Of Children Assaulted At Colorado School For The Deaf And BlindThe State of Colorado has agreed to pay $1.4 million compensation for two students who reported they were sexually assaulted by another student at the Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind.
Colorado Schools Will Continue With Free ACT College Entrance Exams Following BacklashFollowing backlash from parents and students, the Colorado Department of Education board announced Monday it will to continue to administer the ACT college entrance exam to high school juniors for free this year.
Colorado Approves Letting State Keep Pot TaxesColorado voters have agreed to allow the state to keep $66 million worth of marijuana taxes despite an accounting error that could have forced the government to refund the money to taxpayers and pot growers.
Colorado Asks Voters To Reshuffle Spending Of New Pot TaxesThe only statewide ballot question in Colorado next week seems like a no-brainer: Should the state keep $66 million in marijuana taxes it has already collected to spend on schools and drug-abuse prevention?
Children Reading To Dogs A 'Proven Way To Build Literacy Skills'Therapy dogs and young students came together for a day of reading Wednesday morning.
Sex Abuse Charges Against Ex-School Official From Denver Prompt ReviewA longtime school administrator from Denver brought the professional credentials to become deputy superintendent in New Mexico's largest school district this summer. But there was more to his background.
Authorities Seek School Administrator Charged With Sex AbuseA Denver judge issued an arrest warrant Tuesday for a former New Mexico school administrator who faces child sex abuse charges in Colorado and violated terms of his bail when he left the state.
Debate On Colorado Youth Surveys Pits Pot Against PrivacyColorado is mulling a change to how it surveys kids about drug use - a debate that pits privacy advocates against marijuana skeptics and health authorities who say the state needs more data on how many kids use pot now that it's legal for adults.
Colorado Youth Surveys On Drugs, Sex Under ScrutinyColorado has been asking middle and high school students about their sex lives and drug use for nearly a quarter of a century in anonymous public health surveys.
More Colorado Students Staying In School, Graduating On TimeMore students are staying in school in Colorado and graduating on time, according to the Colorado Department of Education.
Bills Aim To Tackle Problem Of Crime In Colorado SchoolsLaw enforcement in Colorado are supposed to report crimes that happen at school. But in many cases that's not happening, and now lawmakers are trying to change that with new bills.
Students Hold 'State Of The Student' Address For Education ReformStudents on Monday took to the state Capitol to share their frustrations with Colorado's education system.