Bill addresses charter school waivers from 18 state laws

A proposal put forth March 3 in the Colorado Legislature would eliminate the automatic waivers for charter schools from 18 Colorado laws and require charters to provide a plan on how they will meet each law’s intent. House Bill 16-1343, sponsored by Rep. Dominick Moreno (D–Commerce City), raises accountability and transparency on charter schools while ensuring they comply with state law.

CEA statement on appointment of Colorado education commissioner

Statement from CEA President Kerrie Dallman on today’s appointment of Richard Crandall as Colorado’s commissioner of education.