TRUMP IN TRANSITION Much is being made over Donald Trump’s proposed voucher plan, which calls for $20 billion in federal tax dollars. But could his proposal work in Colorado? Chalkbeat

COUNTING THE STUDENTS Jeffco Public Schools has nearly 400 fewer students this year than last. Denver Post 

LABOR DAY Pueblo City Schools and the city’s teachers union have yet to reach a compromise for a new contract. Chieftain

ELECTION FALLOUT A lack of education, assumptions about support and micromanagement are among the reasons school board members in Greeley-Evans School District 6 cited as reasons the district’s failed bid for a property tax increase to fund district schools. Greeley Tribune

TWO CENTS The mixed results from the numerous bond and mill questions across the state shine a light on funding inequity, suggests a Denver Post opinion writer. Denver Post

EARLY CHILDHOOD The Durango School District is being recognized for its work with its youngest students. Durango Herald 

FUNDING Moffat County schools may see an increase in state funding if recent recommendations made by Gov. John Hickenlooper are approved this spring. Craig Daily Press

STEM IN COLORADO Students at a Boulder elementary school opened a new STEM lab designed by parents, teachers and the principal. Daily Camera