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Denver Education

This State Now Grades Schools On Recess And Health

edweek | Evie Blad | Posted 09.19.2014 | Parents

This piece comes to us courtesy of Education Week, where it was originally published. When parents in Colorado check state-mandated reports to see ...

Denver Teaches Us All a Lesson: Engaging Educators Can Strengthen Reform

Ross Wiener | Posted 08.19.2013 | Denver
Ross Wiener

The Denver example suggests that partnering with teachers is an effective way to both engage union leadership and to ensure that teachers' lived experience and expertise are leveraged to greatest effect.

Back-To-School Already?

Posted 07.09.2012 | Denver

A key part of innovation is being first and Manual High School students are leading the pack -- they rose Monday morning to begin Denver Public School...

Saying NO to Vouchers

Emily Sirota | Posted 10.16.2011 | Denver
Emily Sirota

While the Douglas County ruling against vouchers is great news, the bad news is that we may face a similar attempt to undermine our public schools right here in Denver.

Standing Up for All of Denver's Kids

Chris Romer | Posted 06.27.2011 | Denver
Chris Romer

For the past 22 years I have fought to see all of Denver's children succeed. Those kids are why I see a brighter future for our city, because they will help build it.

An Expert On Choosing The Right Denver School For Your Kids

The Huffington Post | Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 06.27.2011 | Denver

From pre-K waiting lists at Denver schools to college applications, scouring education options schools can overwhelm any parent. Enter Denver's Laura ...

Decline In Minority Teachers, But An Increase In Minority Students?

The Denver Post | Posted 06.25.2011 | Denver

As the number of minority students has grown in Colorado schools, the number of minority teachers has declined — spurring districts to address the d...