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Colorado Education Highlights

Colorado Education Highlights features the great work being done in Colorado at schools and districts, BOCES, and other education-related organizations. For more information, email CDE Communications

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Colorado Teacher of the Year - Sean Wybrant

Sean Wybrant, a Career Technical Education teacher at William J. Palmer High School in Colorado Springs, was named Colorado's Teacher of the Year for 2017. Wybrant brings an out-of-the-box perspective to teaching and is committed to providing students with real world experiences in the classroom.

Monday, May 8, 2017

Stories of Promising Practice: Assessment Literacy in Centennial Middle School

Centennial Middle School in Montrose had low expectations and a subpar academic record before it implemented the Colorado Assessment Literacy Program, helping the school to increase student academic success.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Stories of Promising Practice: Stukey Elementary turnaround

Stukey Elementary School in Northglenn was struggling academically before it got involved in CDE's Turnaround Network. The school now has risen from the state's lowest rating to its second highest.

Friday, March 17, 2017

Stories of Promising Practice: How Jeffco is revolutionizing career and technical education

Jefferson County Public Schools has honed its approach to preparing students for an array of postsecondary options. Problem-based learning has become a focus in middle schools and career and technical education (CTE) at high schools.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Estes Thrives: Designing a local learning for a global future

The Estes Park School District R-3 is changing the way it views the whole child and how it ensures that children get all of the tools they need to be successful in the 21st century.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

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