Teacher shortage impacts Colorado

DENVER CBS4 The high cost of living in Colorado is contributing to another issue: a teacher shortage in some school districts. The state has an estimated 3,000 unfilled teacher positions. That’s even after teachers in some school districts, including Denver Public Schools, received pay raises. At the state Capitol on Thursday, Rep. Rachel Zenzinger said

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Colorado Announces ‘Educator Loan Forgiveness’ Program

PAGOSA DAILY POST The Colorado Department of Higher Education (CDHE) is now accepting applications for its educator loan forgiveness program, which will grant up to $5,000 annually for five years to educators currently serving rural districts or teaching in hard-to-fill positions. To qualify, teachers and principals must have graduated from an approved Colorado educator preparation

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Colorado state Sen. Zenzinger named ‘legislator of the year’ by eco-devo group

By Marianne Goodland COLORADO POLITICS Colorado state Sen. Rachel Zenzinger has been named the 2019 Legislator of the Year by the Economic Development Council of Colorado, a statewide network of eco-devo professionals in both the public and private sector. The council saluted the Arvada Democrat for her “outstanding work” in supporting economic development excellence. The

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