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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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Exploring Colorado: Camp Helps Students Develop Language, Friendships

Students from around the globe attend a week-long camp to develop language and friendships while easing the transition to U.S. schools.

Friday, July 15, 2016

Hope Center inspires U.S. Department of Education's Libby Doggett

U.S. Department of Education's Libby Doggett was "blown away" by the Hope Center's service to children's education.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Mountain Valley School credits Megan Cleaver for helping start up a greenhouse

Megan Cleaver has helped the Mountain Valley School in Saugache get its greenhouse up and running and producing veggies for the cafeteria year-round.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Reach Higher event explored work-based business opportunities to inspire young people to continue their education past high school

Leaders from the business community, state agencies and workforce professionals gathered on June 14-16 at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs for First Lady Michelle Obama’s Reach Higher Initiative that strives to ensure all students understand what they need to complete their education beyond high schoo

Monday, June 20, 2016

CDE's Misti Ruthven recognized by governor as 'thought leader'

Misti Ruthven, executive director of the Innovation Division and formerly the director of Postsecondary Readiness, was recently recognized by Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper along with 19 other state employees for her superior service.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

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