Student walkouts lead to improved police relations

Denver high school students say ongoing dialogue with police is leading to smoother relations six weeks after a series of walkouts focused on fatal police shootings of unarmed black men elsewhere in the U.S. 9News
The Boulder Valley School District on Wednesday …

Another DPS scandal, as family claims bus driver tied down autistic 3 year-old

President Barack Obama didn’t use the words teacher or test in his State of the Union address last night. But he did share a lot about expanding preschool and making community college free.

Huffington Post

Jeffco Public Schools is running out of room and the…

Researchers caution on technical education call in State of the Union

This evening we can expect President Obama, Congressional Republicans, or both to continue the push to expand so-called Career and Technical Education schools and programs. CTE programs are being promoted as win-win partnerships between schools and businesses, preparing students for jobs in…

Boasberg goes home to Washington to testify on testing

At a school where students speak 47 languages, teachers say students benefit from co-teaching and being with their peers.

Aurora Sentinel

In honor of Martin Luther King , Jr. Day, reflections from schools on race relations in America.


Denver superintendent Tom…

World #Superbike begins testing – #SBK

Crescent Suzuki World Superbike team begins its Championship preparations in earnest this week with two back-to-back tests scheduled in the Iberian Peninsula before the opening round of the 2015 eni FIM Superbike World Championship in a little over a… #CircuitoDeJerez, #EugeneLaverty, #RandyDePuniet, #SuperbikeWorldChampionship, #Suzuki, #SuzukiGSXR1000

171,000 Coloradans pick up health insurance under #Obamacare #ACA

Between Nov. 15 and Jan. 15, more than 171,000 Coloradans enrolled in healthcare coverage for 2015, either in Medicaid, Child Health Plan Plus(CHP+) or in private health insurance purchased through the state health insurance Marketplace, according to new data released today by Connect for Health …

Amazon to start making movies for theatrical release

Move over Sony, etc. There’s a new movie mogul in town. Amazon.
Amazon Studios, known for television series such as multi-Golden Globe winner Transparent, Annie-nominated Tumble Leaf, and Mozart in the Jungle, today announced that it will begin to produce and acquire original movies for the…

Life Without Owning a Car — the considerations

By Jason Alderman
Most baby boomers couldn’t envision their early adult years without a car. However, times are changing and younger commuters are leading the way.
According to an October study ( by U.S. Public Interest Research Group (U.S….

: CSU and Fort Collins celebrate MLK Day

The Fort Collins and Colorado State University communities will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with several events on Monday, Jan. 19.
The celebration kicks off at 11 a.m. with the traditional community march from Old Town Square to the Lory Student Center on CSU’s campus. The t…

Colorado Cowboy Gathering returns to Golden for 26th year

26 Years of Cowboy Heritage, Traditions, and Entertainment
A Contemporary Expression of Cowboy Life and Culture
Proudly celebrating more than a quarter century of cowboy heritage at this year’s Colorado Cowboy Gathering Thursday, January 22 through Sunday, January 25, 2015.
This yea…