In addition to disseminating news releases, the communications division publishes:
- Commissioner's Communications
The commissioner shares highlights, news and answers key questions.
- CDE Update
The latest information on the agency's most significant initiatives.
- The Scoop
Weekly e-newsletter featuring news and announcements.
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- Educator Effectiveness News
Monthly e-newsletter to support districts in the implementation of Colorado’s reform efforts.
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- State Assessments for 2016
Resources to help districts and schools communicate effectively with parents about the 2016 state tests.
- Superintendent and Principal Integrated Timelines
Created to guide Colorado superintendents and principals through key implementation work occurring during the 2015-16 school year.
- Graduation Guidelines Fact Sheets
Menu of Options | Timeline | Capstone | Industry Certification | Download ALL (PDF)
- Colorado Academic Standards
A grade-by-grade road map to help ensure students are successful in college, careers and life.
2-Fold Brochure | Full-Page Brochure | K-12 Guides (PDF)
- Legislative Relations
Learn more about the state’s education policy priorities.
Colorado Open Records Act (CORA) Requests
Open Records Policy (PDF)
The policy specifies how the Colorado Open Records Act (CORA) (§ 24-72-201 to 206, C.R.S.) is applied in a uniform and reliable manner.
Submit a CORA Request
For more information, please email Adam Baptista, Program Support Assistant.
The Communications Division contributes to accelerated student achievement through effective two-way communication systems. We foster meaningful relationships between the Colorado Department of Education and key audiences.
Using purposeful communication, CDE focuses on results and relationships to build an environment of quality, customer service, credibility and trust.