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    1. Which skills should Colo. schools prioritize? State leaders want the public to weigh in - Colorado Politics

      Which skills should Colo. schools prioritize? State leaders want the public to weigh in - Colorado Politics

      Literacy, number sense, critical thinking, entrepreneurialism, time management, global awareness, respect for authority, leadership, empathy, problem-solving, personal responsibility, civic engagement, multilingualism. Which of these skills and competencies are most important for Colorado students to learn? You can’t say “all of them.” You have to choose six among the two dozen qualities listed. And what does an effective learning environment look like? Is it disciplined or culturally responsive? Experiential or traditional? Collaborative or personalized? These are the types of questions that members of Colorado’s Education Leadership Council are asking the public as they work toward a framework for education ...

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    2. Sen. Michael Bennet, Rep. Scott Tipton address rural Colorado energy, broadband, healthcare

      Sen. Michael Bennet, Rep. Scott Tipton address rural Colorado energy, broadband, healthcare

      U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet and U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton talked Saturday about issues close to Western Colorado’s hearts and wallets. They told the spring meeting of the Club 20 Western Slope coalition what they’re doing in Washington to improve energy development, the high cost of healthcare, the slowness of rural broadband internet service and the preservation of forests.

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    3. On the front line of the digital divide, Cortez asks voters to pursue local broadband - Colorado Politics

      On the front line of the digital divide, Cortez asks voters to pursue local broadband - Colorado Politics

      Rural Colorado long has been on the short end of high-speed internet even as local telecom providers have scrambled to fill in the gaps. Private-sector efforts notwithstanding, state law allows municipalities to set up their own broadband systems — and that’s just what a number of communities around the state have been doing with local voter approval.

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    4. Ed Perlmutter congratulates John Hiatt, Congressional App Challenge winner for Colorado's 7th CD - Colorado Politics

      Ed Perlmutter congratulates John Hiatt, Congressional App Challenge winner for Colorado's 7th CD - Colorado Politics

      Northglenn High School student John Hiatt won the 2017 Congressional App Challenge for Colorado’s 7th Congressional District with a program he wrote to help visually impaired users access a popular, low-cost computer platform, U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter announced.

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    5. Ken Buck salutes his district's Congressional App Challenge winners Evan Hassman, Hunter Burley - Colorado Politics

      Ken Buck salutes his district's Congressional App Challenge winners Evan Hassman, Hunter Burley - Colorado Politics

      Erie High School students Evan Hassman and Hunter Burley are this year’s Congressional App Challenge winners for Colorado’s 4th Congressional District, U.S. Rep. Ken Buck announced Friday. The two won for “In Space, Out of Gas,” a role-playing game set in a perilous outer space environment.

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