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The Office of Standards and Instructional Support consists of full time and part-time staff of content specialists with expertise in the 16 subject areas within the Colorado Academic Standards. This team is committed to supporting education professionals across the state in implementing the Colorado Academic Standards for student success. The team provides guidance and expertise through technical assistance, both internally and externally, related to standards implementation and instructional support.

Floyd Cobb
Executive Director, Teaching and Learning Unit
P 303.866.6868

Visual and Performing Arts

Judi Hofmeister
Dance Arts Consultant
Drama and Theatre Arts Consultant
P 303.866.6576


Carla Aguilar, Ph.D.
Music Arts Consultant
P 303.615.0105


Donna Goodwin, Ph.D.
Visual Arts Consultant
P 303.866.6576

Comprehensive and Physical Education

James Hurley, Ph.D.
Comprehensive Health and Physical Education Content Specialist
P 303.866.6453 | C: 303.910.3901


Computer Science and Science

Joanna Bruno, Ph.D.
Science Content Specialist
P 303.866.6571 | C 303.919.3907

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English Language Proficiency

Office of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education

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Raymond Johnson
Mathematics Content Specialist
P 303.866.6582

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Personal Financial Literacy (PFL)

Alyssa Wooten
Personal Financial Literacy Content Specialist
C 720.827.5307

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Reading, Writing and Communicating

Olivia Gillespie
Reading, Writing, and Communicating Content Specialist
303.866.6583 | C 720.920.1298

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Social Studies

Stephanie Hartman, Ph.D.
Social Studies Content Specialist
P 303.866.6577 | C 720.498.2084

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World Languages

Lourdes "Lulu" Buck
ELD Specialist & World Language Content Specialist
P 303.866.6198 | C 720.357.4167

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Extended Evidence Outcomes

Gina Herrera

Access, Learning and Literacy and Significant Support Needs and Deafblindness Specialist

Exceptional Student Services Unit
O 303-866-6605

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Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
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Mon - Fri 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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