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Colorado's high-performing schools and districts recognized at awards ceremony
The Colorado Department of Education recognized and celebrated schools and districts that won performance awards in the 2021-22 school year at the annual awards ceremony on Thursday.

05/18/2023 - 3:07pm

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State Board of Education removes exclusive chartering authority for Adams 14 School District
At its May meeting, the State Board of Education voted 5-4 to grant University Prep’s request to remove Adams 14 School District's exclusive chartering authority.

05/11/2023 - 2:27pm

Teacher Appreciation Week May 8-12

Celebrate Colorado Teacher Appreciation Week, May 8-12
Colorado Teacher Appreciation Week is May 8-12, 2023, and it's the ideal time to show teachers how much we appreciate their dedication, creativity, kindness and all-around awesomeness! 

05/11/2023 - 1:43pm

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State Board of Education approves rules for implementing Healthy School Meals for All
At its monthly two-day meeting, the Colorado State Board of Education voted 7-2 to approve rules required to implement the voter-approved Healthy School Meals for All program. 

04/13/2023 - 4:17pm

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Feedback sought for rulemaking hearings
The State Board of Education will hear two rulemaking hearings in April. One will be on proposed rule changes for universal preschool students with disabilities. The other will be on changes to rules for the Administration of the Protection of Persons from Restraint Act. Feedback is being sought on both rule changes. 

03/15/2023 - 4:44pm

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Computer-based SAT recommended for Colorado's college entrance exam starting in 2024
A committee of educators and administrators recommended College Board's adaptive computer-based suite of assessments, which include the SAT and PSAT, be selected as Colorado's college entrance exam beginning in 2024.  

03/13/2023 - 1:03pm

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State Board reviews progress at Adams 14 School District
The State Board of Education heard an update from Adams 14 School District about its progress in improving student academic achievement.

03/09/2023 - 4:31pm

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Commissioner Anthes announces newest members of Teacher Cabinet
Commissioner Anthes announced the appointment of 12 additional members to her Teacher Cabinet, an advisory group of classroom educators who provide direct feedback and advice on Colorado education policy.

02/27/2023 - 11:37am

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Board reviews progress at schools and districts implementing improvement plans
The board reviewed the progress that 11 schools and one school district are making with implementation of their improvement plans directed by the board following multiple years of low academic performance.

02/09/2023 - 4:50pm

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Partners needed to ensure access to free meals this summer
Colorado's Summer Meals Program seeks sponsors, sites and state partners to continue to ensure youth receive healthy meals during the summer months when school is out of session. 

01/27/2023 - 9:25am