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Debbie Kelley

Education Reporter

  • Thousands take Good Friday path to Chimayo's sacred grounds

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    The road to Chimayo, N.M. is long and tiring during the Christian holy week leading up to Easter. But the spirits of the estimated 30,000 to 50,000 pilgrims who walk for hours to reach a famous Roman Catholic church outside of Santa Fe are anything but weary. George Warda of Parker...

  • Time running short for Colorado Springs boy needing bone marrow transplant

    Updated: Thu, Apr 17, 2014

    Time is running out for 10-year-old Aden Knar. "We're at last call," said his dad, Mike Knar. The family has tried in vain to find a bone marrow donor for Aden, whose acute lymphoblastic leukemia went into remission for five years before returning in November. Aden has been...

  • Educators: Colorado Springs area ripe for innovation

    Updated: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    Seeds of innovation have been planted in the field of education in the Pikes Peak region, and what's growing now is just the beginning, according to the cultivators. "I tell our students, you're not only competing with students in your classroom but with kids globally. We want to...

  • Colorado Springs high school band coach accused of ‘inappropriate’ sexual acts

    Updated: Tue, Apr 15, 2014

    David Hurd, a contract band coach, has been arrested on charges of multiple counts of felony sexual exploitation of a child and obscenity, after allegedly having an inappropriate relationship with a 16-year-old student at Air Academy High School. An El Paso County Sheriff's school...

  • Colorado Springs high school band coach arrested on suspicion of sexual exploitation of a child

    Updated: Mon, Apr 14, 2014

    David Hurd, a contract band coach, has been arrested on charges of multiple counts of felony sexual exploitation of a child and obscenity, after allegedly having an inappropriate relationship with a 16-year-old student at Air Academy High School. An El Paso County Sheriff's school...

  • Randi Zuckerberg to speak at UCCS

    Updated: Mon, Apr 14, 2014

    Randi Zuckerberg, former Facebook executive, author and Broadway singer, will speak at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, in the Gallogly Events Center. The sister of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and the social media company's former director of...

  • Districts brace for debut of online state testing

    Updated: Sun, Apr 13, 2014

    The three-week window for Colorado's inaugural debut of online-only standardized testing opens Monday, and while a few bugs are expected, some are already biting hard. "It's a beast," said Lori Benton, director of assessment and gifted education for Lewis-Palmer School District 38 in...

  • The search is on for a new superintendent for one local school district

    Published: Thu, Apr 10, 2014

    Cripple Creek-Victor School District RE-1 will start the process of selecting a new superintendent today. At 4 p.m., staff will meet with a representative from the Colorado Association of School Boards to discuss ideas on what the district should look for when seeking candidates....

  • $10 prom dress sale to benefit Colorado Springs' Urban Peak

    Updated: Thu, Apr 10, 2014

    More than 300 prom dresses in a variety of colors and styles that have been around the dance floor a few times are prepping for another date. In what's being called one of those "win-win" situations, the donated pre-worn prom dresses will be sold for $10 each on Saturday, and all...

  • School gives Colorado Springs students a head start on college

    Updated: Tue, Apr 8, 2014

    What some consider to be the high school education model of the future is here - and already popular enough to expand its reach. Colorado Springs Early Colleges received authorization from the Colorado Charter School Institute to open in 2007, focusing on students simultaneously...

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