A Plus Denver News

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Denver board nears finalized strategic plan with focus on “great schools in every neighborhood”

Tuesday, June 03, 2014
Originally Posted by Chalkbeat Colorado on June 4, 2014. Copyright © co.chalkbeat.org. Written by Nicholas Garcia. Read here Continue Reading...

Van's Ramblings: A high school diploma, a ticket to where?

Thursday, May 29, 2014

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May Newsletter: Keeping you informed about A+ Denver

Thursday, May 22, 2014
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A+ Denver Job Opening: Program Associate/AmeriCorps VISTA

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
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New report finds low performance pervasive in southwest Denver schools

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Originally Posted by Chalkbeat Colorado on May 15, 2014. Copyright © co.chalkbeat.org. Written by Kate Schimel. Read here.  Continue Reading...


Teachers fight back against Denver Public Schools in court

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Originally Posted by Westword on April 10, 2014. Copyright © westword.com. Written by Melanie Asmar. Read here.  Continue Reading...


After five years of Boasberg administration, cheers and jeers have piled up for Denver schools

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Originally Posted by Chalkbeat Colorado on March 25, 2014. Copyright © co.chalkbeat.org. Written by Nicholas Garcia. Read here Continue Reading...

Announcing: The A+ Denver 2013 Game Changers!

Thursday, March 13, 2014
Correction: In our original note, we incorrectly cited that GVE moved from "Red" to "Green," when in reality it moved from "Yellow" to "Blue." A remarkable feat. Our apologies for the mistake.  Continue Reading...

Community input, teacher voice drive overhaul at a struggling elementary school

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Originally Posted by Chalkbeat Colorado on March 11, 2014. Copyright © co.chalkbeat.org. Written by Kate Schimel. Read here Continue Reading...

Standardized Tests: Do they Work?

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

A+ Denver's Sari Levy joined a panel of education experts on CPT 12 to discuss the effectiveness of standardized tests and their effects in the classroom.  The other panelists were Nic Garcia from Chalkbeat Colorado, Executive Director of Uniting 4 Kids Angela Engel, and Elliot Asp, Special Assistant to the Commissioner.  Steffan Tubbs served as the moderator, and you can watch the video here or embedded below.  Continue Reading...