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2019 Colorado Teacher of the Year

Each year the Colorado Teacher of the Year Program honors an exceptionally dedicated, knowledgeable and skilled K-12 classroom teacher to represent the entire profession in the state. 

Applications for the 2019 Colorado Teacher of the Year are due no later than 11:59 pm, Wednesday, July 11.  To access the application and additional information, visit the program webpage. A nomination is not required to apply.

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2018 State Tests

This spring third- through eighth-graders in Colorado will take the Colorado Measures of Academic Success (CMAS) tests that are aligned to the Colorado Academic Standards. Colorado's ninth- and 10th-graders will take the PSAT and 11th-graders will take the SAT. It will be the first time Colorado ninth-graders will be taking the PSAT. The state-level results for these tests are expected to be made available in August. Individual student reports will be available to districts in July. In addition, schools and districts are expected to receive their preliminary accountability reports or School and District Performance Frameworks in late August. Communications materials provided on this webpage can help parents better understand the statewide assessments and how they can continue to support their student's academic success. 

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