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Unified Improvement Planning - Training

Basic Informational Webinars

Webinar: Understanding the Colorado Growth Model

This webinar provides a conceptual overview of the Colorado Growth Model, including student growth percentiles, median growth percentiles, and an overview of changes in reports and measures associated with the 2017 release.

Webinar: School and District Performance Frameworks Webinar

This webinar covers the basics of the DPFs/SPFs and changes to the DPFs/SPFs for the 2017 release.


Training Calendar

*To schedule a training or to request more information, please contact Erin Loften at or or 303-866-6642.

In Person Training: Fri October 6th, Greeley Education Center

This training and work session focused on new measures and metrics in the performance framework, changes in the online UIP, and work time for sites to work with CDE staff to complete their UIP.

In Person Training: Thurs August 31st (Metro/North Metro) and Thurs October 12th (Pikes Peak/South)

Updates for Accountability and Improvement Planning and Online System Administrator Training

Description: The session covers expectations for improvement planning, changes to the UIP online system, changes to the performance frameworks, the accountability process, and how to address commonly identified challenges. 

In Person Training: Making the Most of Improvement Planning - Wed September 27, Delta, CO

This session provides an overview of changes to the performance frameworks and the UIP for the 2017-18 school year, use the online system, and provides work time to help school leaders make the most of the UIP process.

UIP Training Archive

For more information

For questions about UIP training, please contact Erin Loften at or 303-866-6642.

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