Green Strides Best Practices Tour
USDE will tour Colorado’s Green Ribbon Schools and Districts Sept. 16-17 to highlight and share best practices and resources in the areas of safe, healthy and sustainable school environments; nutrition and fitness; and environmental education. CDE invites the public to attend the Kick Off and School Tours.
View the Instructional Unit Process Guide
This guide reflects the processes used by Colorado educators to translate the unit overviews from the first phase of the curriculum project into full instructional units, including: learning experiences, assessment ideas, differentiation options and teacher/student resources.
Submit a School Improvement Support Grants Application
This grant is made available to Title IA Focus Schools and Title I schools with a Priority Improvement or Turnaround plan type to address the needs identified by a diagnostic review and support a focused approach to improvement. Letters of intent are due Aug. 29 and proposals are due Sept. 30.
Review the Colorado State Model Evaluation System Annual Orientation
District personnel that lead staff training should review the 2014 orientation webinar and share it with all users of the model system in their district.
Register for the Multi-Tiered System of Supports Overview Training
This fall workshop on the Multi-Tiered System of Supports framework includes an overview, use of the problem solving process within a layered continuum and the use of implementation science to scale-up efforts.
View Additional Literacy Design Collaborative Modules
Modules are available now for instructional units in reading, writing, and communicating, comprehensive health, science and social studies. These modules complement instructional units created in the District Sample Curriculum Project.