Colorado Springs school gets prestigious national award


All 568 students at Centennial Elementary School learned the same lesson Tuesday: Hard work pays off.

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan named six schools in Colorado as National Blue Ribbon Schools for...

Colorado College gets high marks for diversity

By: Debbie Kelley

Colorado College has been ranked 65th among the best colleges for diversity nationwide by College Factual, The website provides customizable tools and outcomes-based rankings systems to help...

Republican debate seating draws CU-Boulder student criticism

By: The Associated Press

BOULDER — Students at the University of Colorado are demanding more tickets to the Republican presidential candidate debate.

The student government passed a resolution Thursday night criticizing the...

Space Foundation looking for teachers to strengthen space themes in classrooms

By: Debbie Kelley

Educators around the world are invited to apply to become a Space Foundation Teacher Liaison, a program that helps educators use space themes to strengthen curriculum and inspire student’s interest in science,...

Two local educators win award for mathematics teaching

By: Debbie Kelley

Two Harrison School District 2 STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) teachers have won the 2015 mathematics teaching award from the Colorado Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

Angela Outlaw from...

UCCS working to upgrade veterans center


The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will double the size of its center for student veterans next year thanks to a donation.

Expected to open in 2016, the McCord-Herbst Veteran and Military Student...

Manitou Springs students learn they can make a difference during Creek Week


Even if you're 5 years old, you can do your part and make a difference.

Kindergartners at Manitou Springs Elementary learned that lesson Thursday, as they prepared to participate in this year's Creek Week...

Colorado Springs school's Innovations provides thrills for parents and students


Pioneer Elementary School students are too young to drive, but they're certainly old enough to appreciate the cool factor of a Tesla.

The electric, nearly silent vehicles were just one science-driven...