There are at least two Colorado prisons where teachers and caseworkers are now serving as correctional officials. It has been reported by prison guards working at other facilities that they are often required to complete 16-hour double shifts.
Colorado: New Teachers Are Now Eligible For Loan Forgiveness And Student Teachers Are Able To Receive Stipends
Under a bill put into law this week, student teachers in Colorado will be able to receive stipends of up to $22,000, and teachers who began their teaching careers during the pandemic and yet remained with them will be eligible for up to $5,000 in debt forgiveness.
Legislation aimed at preventing doxxing of Colorado educators was signed into law on Thursday by Governor Jared Polis.
Charter school teachers in the state of Colorado do not have union representation. On the other hand, a set of the charter school's instructors are seeking to become the first of their kind.
Eddie Taylor, a science teacher, was inspired to climb Mount Everest after a fortuitous encounter in a dog park in southern Colorado. That's how he met Phil Henderson, who was putting together the first Black climbing team to try the peak of the world's highest mountain.
This year, District 51 was permitted to reintroduce several retired instructors to local schools after waiving a stipulation that prevented them from returning after twenty-six weeks of retirement.