Monthly e-newsletter to Colorado teachers with up-to-date information and resources on state-level issues, events and actions involving educators.
Stories about Colorado schools, districts and BOCES through the lens of CDE's strategic plan key initiatives.
Resources for Superintendents and Principals
Resources such as fact sheets and drop-in letters for districts to use when communicating about complex education topics. Materials can be modified and personalized to meet individual needs.
- State Assessments
Resources to help districts and schools communicate effectively with parents about what to expect for the current year's assessments and how to use score reports.
- District and School Accountability
Resources to help communicate effectively with parents about school and district accountability, including the release of School and District Performance Frameworks.
- Educator Effectiveness Metrics
To support districts in communicating with teachers and communities about the public release of the metrics.
- Financial Transparency Website
Resources to help superintendents and principals communicate about the purpose and reason for the financial transparency website.
- READ Act toolkit for educators
This toolkit includes fact sheets, drop-in letters, an overview of the READ Act, FAQs as well as a sample social media campaign about the READ Act.
- Superintendent and Principal Integrated Timelines
Created to guide Colorado superintendents and principals through key implementation work occurring during the school year.
- PSAT 10 and SAT
How to access scores, test preparation for PSAT and SAT and future testing dates.
- Graduation Guidelines Fact Sheets
Graduation Menu of Options (PDF) | Graduation Timeline (PDF) | Graduation Capstone (PDF) | Graduation Industry Certification (PDF) | ALL Graduation Guideline Fact Sheets (PDF)
- Colorado Academic Standards
A grade-by-grade road map to help ensure students are successful in college, careers and life.
Academic Standards Handout (PDF) | Academic Standards K-12 Guides
- Legislative Relations
Learn more about the state’s education policy priorities.
Resources for Parents and Families
View resources to assist parents and students on a variety of topics, including state testing, standards, school information and more.