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Steve Spangler Science

Parents: Your students' survival guide for science fair

Parents: Your students' survival guide for science fairSpangler and his team share steps you need to take to turn a fun demonstration into a real science experiment.
  • Steve Spangler Science
  • 6 days, 6 hours ago
Education

Lockdown lifted at Colorado Mesa University

Lockdown lifted at Colorado Mesa UniversityA lockdown at Colorado Mesa University has been lifted, according to the Grand Junction Police Department.
  • Education
  • 1 week ago
Education

Adams State University addresses academic fraud

Adams State University addresses academic fraudAdams State University is freezing new enrollments in its print-based correspondence courses pending an external review of the student verification process.
  • Education
  • 1 week ago
Education

CU-Boulder student center renovation plans stalled

CU-Boulder student center renovation plans stalledPlans for renovating and expanding the University of Colorado-Boulder student center have been put on hold for at least three years because the university's financing options are limited.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Education

CSU to break ground on stadium this summer

CSU to break ground on stadium this summerCSU plans to begin construction of its controversial new on-campus stadium this summer so it can be open in time for the 2017 football season.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Education

Student: 'Why do homework?'

Student: 'Why do homework?'A freshman at Douglas County High School has a point that he wants school districts to hear: "why do homework?"
  • Education
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Education

JeffCo considers creating another 7-12 high school

JeffCo considers creating another 7-12 high schoolJeffCo Schools proposes the creation of another grade 7-12 high school, the second time in two weeks.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Education

Lockout lifted at Columbine High School

Lockout lifted at Columbine High SchoolColumbine High School received a bomb threat at 10:40 a.m.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Education

School districts discuss suicide among students

School districts discuss suicide among studentsSchool districts get together to talk about how to handle suicide prevention and response.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Education

No weapon found after Denver school threat

No weapon found after Denver school threatNothing was found after police received an anonymous phone call about a possible weapon on school grounds.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Events

Girl Scout camp registration begins Tuesday

Girl Scout camp registration begins TuesdayGirl Scout camp registration for summer 2015 starts Tuesday.
  • Events
  • 2 weeks ago
Education

Rancher takes advantage of online school

Rancher takes advantage of online schoolOne of the people at the 109th annual National Western Stock Show is a Denver student who does not always spend a lot of time in Denver.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Education

Bipartisan bill seeks to simplify FAFSA

Bipartisan bill seeks to simplify FAFSASenator Michael Bennet (D., Colo.) proposed a bill Wednesday with Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander (R) to reduce the number of questions on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Colleges expect influx under free tuition plan

Colleges expect influx under free tuition planPresident Obama wants to create a system where the first two years of community college are free.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

State Board of Education approves testing waiver

State Board of Education approves testing waiverThe State Board of Education approves a waiver for districts to opt out of some standardized tests.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

CU to offer 1st fully online degree this fall

CU to offer 1st fully online degree this fallThe University of Colorado plans to offer its first fully online bachelor's degree this fall.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Education

Group challenges students to solve real social problems

Group challenges students to solve real social problemsThe Aspen Initiative challenges students to solve real problems at school.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Education

Stock show gives scholarships to ag students in need

Stock show gives scholarships to ag students in needScott Martell, who grew up on a family farm near Houston, has wanted to be a veterinarian since he was a kid.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Education

Study analyzes whether DPS School Choice system works

Study analyzes whether DPS School Choice system worksA non-profit group studies and analyzes Denver Public School's School Choice system.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Education

District discusses proposal to reshape Jefferson area

District discusses proposal to reshape Jefferson areaJefferson County Schools hosts community meetings to discuss changes at Jefferson High School and its feeder schools.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Crime

Man sentenced for pimping foster child

Man sentenced for pimping foster childA man convicted of pimping his then 14-year-old foster child was sentenced Wednesday to 112 years in prison.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Education

False report causes lockdown at Aims Community College

False report causes lockdown at Aims Community CollegeThe Weld County Sheriff's Office says a false report led to a lockdown at Aims Community College's Greeley campus Wednesday.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Education

Best online universities for bachelor's degrees, MBAs

Best online universities for bachelor's degrees, MBAsPenn State's online campus — known as Penn State World Campus — has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the top school for offering online bachelor's degrees.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Education

Two-hour delay for Regis Jesuit High School

Two-hour delay for Regis Jesuit High SchoolRegis Jesuit High School is on a two-hour delay due to adverse weather conditions.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Education

State offers help to rural school districts

State offers help to rural school districtsThe Colorado Department of Higher Education offers more support to rural school districts.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Events

Silk Road at Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Silk Road at Denver Museum of Nature & ScienceOne such exhibit, "Traveling the Silk Road," opened Nov. 21 and runs through May 3.
  • Events
  • 3 weeks ago
Education

CCHS students launch campaign after Yik Yak threat

CCHS students launch campaign after Yik Yak threatAn app called Yik Yak has recently found its way to Cherry Creek High School.
  • Education
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago