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Homework and Higher Standards

CAP analysis found that homework is generally aligned to Common Core State Standards, but additional policy changes would make it more valuable.

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Get the Lead Out

A new initiative will bring 21st-century approaches to environmental monitoring and public health.

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Smart Investments for Safer Schools

To ensure safe and healthy learning environments, policymakers and schools must invest in evidence-based solutions—not reactionary spending that only makes the public feel safer.

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The Future Is Bright for Community Schools

Through organizing, lifting up community voices, improving curricula, and investing in effective leadership, community schools can realize their potential and grow to scale.

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Improving All Schools

Denver Public Schools’ Tiered Support Framework is a boon for all district schools while helping those with the greatest needs outpace similar schools across the state.

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Expanding Access to High-Quality Schools

A centralized enrollment system with a fair, transparent algorithm helps families navigate public school choice options and is more efficient for schools and districts.

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A Quality Approach to School Funding

Past school finance ligation shows that future reform must focus on the quality of education.

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Education in the 2018 Midterms

In the 2018 midterms, education was a key issue in many state-level races, as some pro-education candidates won races and a number of education-related ballot measures were approved.

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