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April 13, 2017The Washington Post

n unexpected thing happened when President Trump recently proposed cutting the Education Department budget by some 14 percent while spending a mountain of new money on charter schools and other school-choice options: Some prominent operators of charter schools announced that they weren’t happy with the plan.

In Denver, a Call for More Diverse School Options

April 12, 2017Education Week

Are there situations in which school choice-friendly policies haven't led to more diverse instructional choices for families?

In a petition, a group of parents in Denver argue that the city needs more schools that are diverse in their approaches to education, not a mushrooming of college prep charter schools.


“In the Heights” in the Northside

February 13, 2017North Denver Tribune

In a unique collaboration between North High and Strive Prep EXCEL, the Northside Black Masque Theater is bringing “In the Heights” to the North High School stage February 23 -25, 2017.

Much-criticized teacher literacy test could be on the chopping block next month

February 13, 2017Chalkbeat New York

New York is poised to make it significantly easier to become a teacher — though their plans are on ice for a month.

Charter schools band together to advocate major expansion in Denver Public Schools

February 11, 2017Denverite

Leaders of four charter school networks delivered an open letter to Denver Public Schools leadership Friday asking the district to let them ramp up the opening of new schools in the coming years to help meet ambitious goals to lift the quality of city schools.