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Love of science takes Colorado high school senior to California
Love of science takes Colorado high school senior to California

By: - 0 17 hr ago

MONTROSE — The Montrose County School District is moving ahead with science, technology, engineering and math curriculum in all schools. But as the...

Colorado College finalizes deal to take over Fine Arts Center
Colorado College finalizes deal to take over Fine Arts Center

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Fri, Aug 26, 2016

It's official: Colorado College will take over the Fine Arts Center.

The documents were signed Thursday by both organizations, and CC will...

Several discussions planned as part of Colorado College presidential symposium
Several discussions planned as part of Colorado College presidential symposium

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

Colorado College's Sondermann Presidential Symposium will begin in September, attracting a host of high-profile experts in politics and media to...

D-11 board turns away military-style charter school, will ask Colorado Springs voters for money
D-11 board turns away military-style charter school, will ask Colorado Springs voters for money

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

Organizers of a proposed K-12 military-style school near Peterson Air Force Base will need to seek charter authorization through the state, Colorado...

Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 10 dead
Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 10 dead

By: - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

KABUL, Afghanistan — An attack on the American University of Afghanistan has ended, a senior police officer said Thursday, after at least seven...

Bipartisan slate of speakers set for CC Presidential Symposium
Bipartisan slate of speakers set for CC Presidential Symposium

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Former Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich is among the political experts who will participate in this year's Sondermann Presidential...

New program pairs Colorado Springs teens with adult mentors through 4 years of high school
New program pairs Colorado Springs teens with adult mentors through 4 years of high school

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Bernie Bañuelos wants to make a difference with youths, and a new program is giving him that chance.

"I want to be able to say that a student...

Nobel winner to lecture at CSU-Pueblo
Nobel winner to lecture at CSU-Pueblo

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Aspiring Einsteins will like this.

Nobel Prize-winning scientist Carl Wieman will visit Colorado State University-Pueblo next month to discuss...

Colorado Springs district set for vote on fate of Colorado's first military charter school
Colorado Springs district set for vote on fate of Colorado's first military charter school

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Tue, Aug 23, 2016

An organization that trains veterans to become principals and teachers has started a movement to open what would be Colorado's first military-style...

Texas teacher doesn't plan to give homework all year

By: - 0 Tue, Aug 23, 2016

Students in a second-grade class in Texas are catching a break on homework. They won't get any -- all year long.

Brandy Young, a teacher in...

Online school to host local open house on Thursday

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Tue, Aug 23, 2016

Colorado Connections Academy will host an open house for families at 4 p.m. Thursday at the Antlers Hilton hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. An outreach...

Colorado Springs charter school is eyeing part of old Intel complex for permanent home
Colorado Springs charter school is eyeing part of old Intel complex for permanent home

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Mon, Aug 22, 2016

Part of a former chip manufacturing complex on West Garden of the Gods Road could be reincarnated as a charter school.

Thomas MacLaren School,...

Donated mountain lion sculpture at UCCS a tribute of courage
Donated mountain lion sculpture at UCCS a tribute of courage

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Mon, Aug 22, 2016

The moment Chan Bergen laid eyes on a mountain lion carved from white marble he knew in his heart that he wanted to help give the sculpture a...

D-20 board wants to gauge public interest before agreeing to videotape meetings
D-20 board wants to gauge public interest before agreeing to videotape meetings

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Sun, Aug 21, 2016

In response to a few parents calling for Academy School District 20 to be more transparent by videotaping board meetings and posting them online, the...

Educators: More school protection helping students learn
Educators: More school protection helping students learn

By: - 0 Sun, Aug 21, 2016

DENVER — When two students went on a deadly 1999 shooting rampage at Columbine High School, it not only shocked parents, students and teachers, it...

When it comes to paying for college, be realistic and do your homework
When it comes to paying for college, be realistic and do your homework

By: - 0 Sat, Aug 20, 2016

It's that time of year when families are mentally processing their high school senior's college financial aid award and quietly freaking out. I know...

School holds shrinking Colorado town together
School holds shrinking Colorado town together

By: - 0 Sat, Aug 20, 2016

DENVER — Like many in the rural towns of eastern Colorado, people in Karval have seen their friends, neighbors and family members move away, leaving...

Colorado Springs school superintendent the apparent victim of graphic Twitter hack
Colorado Springs school superintendent the apparent victim of graphic Twitter hack

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Fri, Aug 19, 2016

An apparent hacking of a school superintendent's Twitter account Wednesday caused a pornographic video to appear on his Twitter page.

After...

Vista Ridge High School student injured after balcony jump
Vista Ridge High School student injured after balcony jump

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Fri, Aug 19, 2016

A Vista Ridge High School student was taken to an area hospital Thursday after jumping from a second-floor balcony.

The incident occurred...

As freshman class grows, CU Boulder plans new $60M dorm at Williams Village
As freshman class grows, CU Boulder plans new $60M dorm at Williams Village

By: - 0 Thu, Aug 18, 2016

To support the growing number of students studying on the Boulder campus, the University of Colorado wants to build a $60 million dorm in the...

CDC study shows lesbian, gay high school students face higher risk
CDC study shows lesbian, gay high school students face higher risk

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 Wed, Aug 17, 2016

New statistics show that lesbian, gay and bisexual high school students are at higher risk for stigma and discrimination that can lead to dating...

Body donations on the rise at US medical schools
Body donations on the rise at US medical schools

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 17, 2016

Many U.S. medical schools are seeing a surge in the number of people leaving their bodies to science, a trend attributed to rising funeral costs and...

Three local teachers honored as most influential in high-achieving student's lives

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Tue, Aug 16, 2016

Three Colorado Springs-area teachers were among the 42 from around the state to be honored Friday for their impact on this year’s Boettcher...

School districts say reporting errors wrongly inflated suspension rate in Colorado schools
School districts say reporting errors wrongly inflated suspension rate in Colorado schools

By: - 0 Mon, Aug 15, 2016

A claim that the state's suspension rate spiked after years of decline is now in doubt after two Colorado school districts raised concerns about data...