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At a meeting earlier this year, the DU Board of Trustees elected not to divest the $22.3 million in fossil fuel (also called “carbon tagged”) investments held in the school’s endowment. The value of the endowment is $607 million and these... more

Mar 3, 2017 1:54 PM Education

Julius Caesar was warned to “beware the Ides of March.” Colorado students may feel a bit like Caesar as they are readying for testing and worrying about whether or not their hard work will result in their showing successful growth and progress. more

Mar 3, 2017 10:10 AM Education

Denver voters approved a $572 million Bond in November to fund construction of new schools, additions to some existing buildings, installation of cooling systems at older buildings and a variety of safety and maintenance upgrades. The measure passed more

Mar 3, 2017 1:02 AM Education

According to The Colorado Department of Education (CDE), Denver Public Schools (DPS) is now the largest school district in the state. DPS grew to an enrollment of 91,132 students in 2016. Colorado is among the lowest states in America... more

Feb 7, 2017 11:51 AM Education

Students from South Denver’s DSST: Byers drove their robot to a third-place finish recently, competing against 35 other teams from Colorado, Arkansas, Kansas, Oklahoma and Tennessee. more

Jan 6, 2017 3:45 PM Education