school funding

CEA announces legislative priorities for 2018

Students deserve solutions to inadequate school funding, the growing shortage of qualified teachers, and PERA

When Colorado legislators convene Jan. 10 for the new legislative session, they have an opportunity to make a real difference in student’s lives. With over 35,000 members, the Colorado Education Association believes that creating schools our students deserve starts with increasing public school funding, aggressively addressing the growing teacher shortage crisis, and fixing PERA.

CEA statement on teacher shortage report

CDE cites growing crisis of shortage of qualified teachers, students suffer most from shortage

In response to the recent report by the Colorado Department of Education on teacher shortage, Kerrie Dallman, President of Colorado Education Association, made the following statement: