Colorado Lawmakers Study School Violence, Mental HealthA legislative panel looking at how to prevent school violence in Colorado started work Tuesday by hearing alarming data about rates of depression among teenage students.
Colorado School Authorities Back Off Survey ChangesColorado 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.
Colorado Youth Survey On Sex, Drugs On HoldAlarmed 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.
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.
Human-Sized Rat Cages Target Teen Marijuana UseAn anti-pot campaign in Denver employs nine-foot-tall human-sized rat cages with a simple message: With so much still unknown about pot's effects on kids' brains, why be a lab rat?