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Fact Sheets

  • Overview of Colorado’s Accountability System (PDF)
    This fact sheet provides an overview on the district and school performance frameworks, and the Unified Improvement Planning process.
  • Rural Education Council (PDF)
    With 80 percent of Colorado’s school districts recognized as rural, the Rural Education Council was created to support and advocate for the needs, concerns and particular challenges of rural school districts.
  • TELL Colorado Survey 2015  (PDF)
    Initiated through HB 08-1384, the Teaching, Empowering, Leading and Learning (TELL) Survey is a biennial statewide survey of school-based staff (teachers and leadership) on their perceptions of the teaching and learning conditions in their schools.
  • Turnaround Network (PDF)
    Uses a framework to support schools in developing a rigorous improvement plan that pushes on four research-based conditions: culture of performance; academic systems; talent and operations; and district support.

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