Monthly Colorado Education Twitter Chat (#COedchat)
Join us for a discussion on Twitter! Each month, the Colorado Department of Education and the Colorado Legacy Foundation hosts the #COedchat with experts on various education topics. This is your opportunity as an educator, parent, student or citizen to interact with experts on a specific topic and ask any questions you may have. Join the chat on the fourth Monday of every month from 4-4:45 p.m. Just …
2014 Integration Showcase: Connecting the Dots to Increase Student Achievement
The Colorado Legacy Foundation and the Colorado Department of Education invite you to join educators from districts across the state to:
Explore effective leadership strategies to apply to the classroom, school, and district.
Make connections across major state education initiatives to increase …
The AP for All Summer Institute was developed in response to the needs of educators around the world who work tirelessly, and far too often in isolation, to develop AP programs that provide equitable access to all interested students. At the Colorado Legacy Foundation, we know that those of you engaging in this effort face uncommon challenges as you support students from a wide variety of backgrounds, many of whom are not as academically prepared as the …
Colorado Legacy Foundation’s 6th Annual “Legacy Luncheon” to celebrate excellence and innovation in public schools.
The Legacy Luncheon is among the highest profile education events in Colorado and will be an opportunity to celebrate the Colorado Legacy Foundation’s work in innovation in public schools.
This year’s keynote speaker will be Sir Ken Robinson. His
The Healthy School Champions Score Card will be available for an extended period of time this year – from September 3, 2013 through January 17, 2014. We’ve made some changes to make the Score Card easier to use both as an assessment tool, and to earn recognition and financial awards. We’re ready to recognize more and new Champions next Spring.
CLF partners with education, safe school climate, and community organizations to hold statewide Positive School Climate: Bullying Prevention Institutes.
The Institutes provide opportunities for leaders to learn about best practices in bullying prevention, on-the-spot interventions, changes in the Colorado Law, recent federal guidance, measuring school climate, cyberbullying, and creating safe, supportive school climates for diverse students (race/ethnicity, LGBT, and disability). This …
The 2013 Ignite Innovation Challenge finalists have been announced! Public voting will run from Feb. 25 – Mar. 25.
This online competition seeks Colorado’s most innovative approaches to personalized learning.
8 winners will be announced April 17th. Winners will be determined by a panel of judges as well as online votes. Judges include Lt. Governor Joe Garcia and many other high profile leaders in education.
Learn more by visiting colegacy.org/igniteinnovationchallenge/
The Colorado Legacy Foundation hosted the 2013 Healthy Schools and Integration Summit on April 17th, which brought together educational leaders and stakeholders throughout the state to learn, promote, and celebrate advancing academic achievement efforts. The event was held from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel at 1550 Court Place, Denver.
The day started with an energetic breakfast keynote from 2011 MacArthur …
Healthy School Champions Score Card is now open!
Complete the Score Card by January 10, 2013 and your school will be in the running for seed money to grow in becoming a healthy school, or for a monetary award and recognition. With the help of either a Planning Story or Success Story template, the Score Card tool assesses your school based on best practices in the eight components of …
CLF partners with education, safe school climate, and community organizations to hold statewide Bullying Prevention Institutes. The Institutes provide opportunities for leaders to learn about best practices in bullying prevention, on-the-spot interventions, changes in the Colorado Law, recent federal guidance, measuring school climate, cyberbullying, and creating safe, supportive school climates for diverse students (race/ethnicity, LGBT, and disability). This free training is provided in partnership with the Colorado Department of Education and the Colorado School Safety …