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Rise & Shine: Teachers help each other adapt standards to classrooms


  • The chair of the Senate Education Committee, Evie Hudak, resigned to avoid a recall election. EdNews Colorado
  • A statewide effort is helping teachers adapt new standards to meet the needs of their schools and classrooms and provide samples for others. Denver Post
  • Lyons Elementary School is reopening for the first time since September’s flooding. 9News
  • A new committee formed with the aim of holding the Douglas County School Board more accountable to the public. Our Colorado News
  • Englewood schools rose to an “accredited with improvement” under the state’s accountability rating system. Our Colorado News
  • Colorado community colleges are going to make another legislative go at being approved to offer four-year degrees. Denver Post


  • Across the country, schools are pushing more low-income, black and Latino students to enroll in Advanced Placement courses. New York Times
  • Six city school districts are combining their school food purchasing power in an attempt to persuade suppliers to sell more environmentally-friendly products. New York Times

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