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August 16, 2019
Stand for Children endorses three candidates for Denver school board
The group has spent more than $200,000 over the past eight years to elect pro-reform candidates.
August 9, 2019
After calling out inequity on the debate stage, Bennet leans on his education experience to advance his presidential campaign
After a fiery moment centered around school integration on the debate stage, Michael Bennet isn't offering up much on what he'd do to make schools less segregated.
August 2, 2019
Find out how much Denver school board candidates have raised and spent
Deep-pocketed education organizations have announced their endorsements, but Denver school board candidates did not see big cash infusions — yet.
August 1, 2019
Candidate field for at-large Denver school board race narrows to two
Anna DeWitt dropped out after not winning the endorsement of the Denver teachers union.
July 31, 2019
Biden, Harris reprise school integration dispute during second Democratic debate
Michael Bennet, the Colorado senator and a former Denver schools superintendent, chimed in to point out that this debate isn't just about the past.
July 26, 2019
Kamala Harris promises $2.5 billion for teacher prep programs at HBCUs to improve educator diversity
Presidential candidate Kamala Harris proposed in Indianapolis Friday infusing $2.5 billion into teacher preparation programs at historically black colleges.
July 25, 2019
‘Giving students an equal start’: Democratic presidential candidates push for pre-K at Indy conference
Five 2020 Democratic presidential candidates pointed to education as a tool for accelerating economic growth in urban communities and fighting voter suppression Thursday.
July 22, 2019
Coalition aimed at ‘flipping’ the Denver school board fails to agree on candidates
The election is Nov. 5.
July 19, 2019
One of four candidates drops out of southeast Denver school board race
“It does not feel right in my heart to go against the teachers union."
Updated July 25, 2019
Education reform group endorses three candidates in Denver school board election
The election is Nov. 5.
Updated August 2, 2019
Denver teachers union endorses three candidates for school board
The union endorsements are significant because the union historically spends big to help elect its slate of candidates.
Paying for pre-K
July 9, 2019
NYC and union officials hail move toward pay parity for pre-K teachers but some worry over educators left out of deal
Hundreds of New York City pre-K teachers could see their pay increased by as much as $20,000 under a deal announced Tuesday by city officials and labor leaders.
July 5, 2019
Catch up: Four takeaways from the Democratic presidential forum on education
The next education secretary must be an educator, many said, and Warren criticized high-stakes testing despite disagreeing with unions on that in the past.
Updated July 3, 2019
We asked every Democratic candidate for president about desegregating schools. Here’s what they told us.
After Kamala Harris challenged Joe Biden's position on 'busing,' we asked all the Dem candidates about their positions on school desegregation. Here's what they said.
July 2, 2019
Here’s how much money each Denver school board candidate has raised
Three seats on the seven-member Denver school board are up for grabs on Nov. 5. Ten candidates are running, though the field could grow.
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