Band To Finish Album In Memory Of Teen Member Who Died From Peanut AllergyA high school community in Littleton is heartbroken after a teenager died on Monday night. His father says he died because of an allergic reaction to peanuts.
Colorado High Court Rebuffs School Funding ChallengeA divided Colorado Supreme Court rebuffed a legal challenge Monday to how the state funds public schools, telling a parents' group that lawmakers can slash education budgets and still comply with a constitutional amendment requiring increases to funding per pupil.
Principal Resigns Position At Cheltenham Elementary SchoolThe principal at Cheltenham Elementary School has resigned her position after she was accused of forcing misbehaving children to eat on the floor and allegedly made racist remarks.
Parents Want Principal Ousted, Claim She Humiliates StudentsDenver Public Schools is set to make a decision about the future of an elementary school principal.
Bennet Optimistic After Senate Passes His Education BillThe Senate has passed the most sweeping education reform since No Child Left Behind in 2001, and one of Colorado's senators is leading the charge.
Colorado's High Court Blocks School Voucher ProgramThe Colorado Supreme Court ruled that a school voucher program in suburban Denver violates the state constitution because it provides funding for students to attend religious schools.
Colorado Lawmakers Conclude Work With Testing CompromiseColorado lawmakers concluded the 2015 legislative session Wednesday by passing a major education overhaul that reduces student testing statewide, one of several substantial bills they finished hours before they adjourned.
Colorado Lawmakers OK Bill Making Schools Liable For SafetyLegislation to make Colorado public schools legally liable for student safety awaits the governor's signature.
Officials: High Participation Across Colorado For New TestsOn the eve of the first round of Common Core testing, the Colorado State Board of Education declared its support for parents' right to choose to keep their children from being assessed.
Denver Schools Take Lead In Hiring DREAMer TeachersLike many sojourners to this country, Alejandro Fuentes Mena lives with uncertainty as U.S. immigration policy is debated in the courts, Congress and the White House. But as he awaits a final ruling on his own future, he's helping other young people build their dreams.
Lawmakers Give Initial OK To Colorado Budget For Next YearMost of Colorado's $25 billion budget for next year is already set in stone, but lawmakers will get a chance to make minor tweaks before they approve it and send it to the governor later this month.
Colorado Youth Survey On Sex, Drugs On HoldAnonymous surveys asking Colorado's middle and high school students about their sex lives and drug habits are on hold while the state Board of Education awaits reaction from parents.