Rise & Shine: Colorado high school freshman face new graduation requirements

BACK TO THE FUTURE The Colorado Supreme Court must reconsider its ruling against a private school voucher system created by the Douglas County School District, the U.S. Supreme Court ordered Tuesday. Chalkbeat, Denver Post

‘A BIT STUCK’ For the first time in recent history, Denver Public Schools has declared an impasse in ongoing negotiations with the teachers union over a contract governing teacher pay, workload and more. Chalkbeat

GETTING TO KNOW YOU Ten Colorado lawmakers, many with longstanding ties to the education community, are set to begin debating the future of Colorado’s school finance system. Chalkbeat

HEALTHY SCHOOLS Boulder District Court Judge Thomas Mulvahill recently ruled that a personal injury lawsuit filed against the Boulder Valley School District by the parents of a former Casey Middle School student can move forward. Daily Camera 

CHANGES Incoming high school freshmen, the graduating class of 2021, will face a set of new graduation requirements. Here’s what that looks like in Cañon City. Daily Record 

TWO CENTS Aurora school board member Eric Nelson, who fabricated portions of his academic and work resume, shouldn’t run for re-election, the Aurora Sentinel’s editor suggests. Aurora Sentinel

Scholarships are a good use of proceeds from marijuana sales. Pueblo Chieftain