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State School Funding Overhaul Nears Final Lap

The most ambitious change in a generation to how Colorado finances K-12 education is closer to approval. The overhaul won final approval in the House 37-28 Monday. It has already been approved by the Senate.

04/29/2013

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Making Their Mark: Dream Of Improving School’s Look Turns Into A Career

In the fourth grade, Jered Minter — the son of an elementary school principal and an elementary school art teacher — began to wonder why schools were designed the way they were.

04/29/2013

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Grant Provides A Boost To Veterans Seeking Higher Education

A new $1.5 million grant is helping students injured in wars get reacclimated to college life.

04/06/2013

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School Funding Overhaul Clears Colorado Senate

A sweeping overhaul to how Colorado funds schools has won final approval in the state Senate on a party-line vote.

04/02/2013

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School Finance Bill Aims To Revise Years Of Inequitable School Funding

A mammoth bill to overhaul Colorado’s complicated school-finance formula won initial approval in the state Senate Monday, despite worries the changes won’t mean a thing if voters don’t approve more than $1 billion in new taxes this fall.

04/02/2013

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Colorado Immigrant Tuition Bill Advances

Illegal immigrants in Colorado are closer to getting in-state tuition rates, as long as they seek citizenship.

01/25/2013

Denver Public Schools Superintendent Tom Boasberg (credit: CBS)

4-Year High School Grad Rate Inches Up For DPS

Denver Public Schools says it is making progress in getting more high school students to graduate in four years.

01/25/2013

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Commerce City Considers Daytime Curfew For Teens

There could soon be a daytime curfew for teens in Commerce City.

01/14/2013

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan in Denver on Feb. 28, 2012. (credit: CBS)

Will Longer School Year Help Or Hurt US Students?

Did your kids moan that winter break was way too short as you got them ready for the first day back in school? They might get their wish of more holiday time off under proposals catching on around the country to lengthen the school year.

01/14/2013

University of Colorado Denver campus (credit: CBS)

Panel Adopts Statewide Plan For Higher Education

The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has formally adopted a statewide master plan for higher education, with goals of boosting how many Coloradans earn college degrees.

12/07/2012

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