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Board-Certified Teachers Boost Student Scores

Posted: 06/11/2008 - A report from the council says students taught by educators certified by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards make bigger gains on standardized tests than other students do.

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Many Northeastern Schools Close Due To Heat Wave

Posted: 06/10/2008 - Dozens of schools in the Northeast that don't have air conditioning are planning to close early for a second day as a heat wave continues to bake the East Coast.

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Court Rules Walking Isn't A Political Contribution

Updated: 05/19/2008 - The court voted 5-to-2 to overturn an earlier state Court of Appeals ruling that the group, and the Colorado Education Association, had violated state laws prohibiting union expenditures or contributions on elections.

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Officials Believe Mix-Up Kept Parents In The Dark

Updated: 05/16/2008 - Thursday morning, hundreds of concerned parents found their children outside of District 11’s Scott Elementary School. With the accurate information, one Colorado Springs mother believes she wouldn’t have been one of them.

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Raising Colorado Education Standards

Updated: 04/29/2008 - A legislative committee has approved a bill aimed at updating the state's curriculum standards from preschool through college to make sure high school graduates are ready for college and the working world.

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Ritter Launches Education Reform Package

Posted: 04/25/2008 - Governor Bill Ritter wants voters to end a property tax break for the oil and gas industry and instead use the money to finance college scholarships.

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Board Votes to Close Canon Elementary

Posted: 04/22/2008 - In a late night vote the Cheyenne Mountain School Board decided to close Canon Elementary School. Among the chief concerns for the board was the enrollment forecast.

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Student Threat Raises Concerns Of Columbine Copycat

Posted: 04/21/2008 - Eighteen-year-old Ryan Schallenberger was arrested Saturday. His parents called police after ten pounds of ammonium nitrate were delivered to their home and they found a disturbing journal.

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10th Grade CSAPs To Be Phased Out

Updated: 04/18/2008 - Colorado would try to phase out state standardized tests for 10th graders and replace them with a battery of tests like the ACT program under a proposal given initial backing by the Senate on Thursday.

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