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  • Eleven Colorado High Schools Selected to Benefit from Advanced Placement Program

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 09, 2014 Third Cohort of Schools Selected to Implement the Colorado Legacy Schools Program  DENVER, CO - The Colorado Legacy Foundation (CLF) announced today 11 schools to participate in the Colorado Legacy Schools initiative with funding from the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI). Colorado Legacy Schools is a local replication of NMSI’s proven College Readiness Program, which has an unparalleled record of closing achievement gaps and increasing college readiness in program ...

    Posted at April 9, 2014 | Categories : News and Media,Press Releases | 0 Comment
  • More than $45,000 Awarded to 43 Healthy Schools Across Colorado

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 28, 2014 DENVER, CO – On April 17th the Colorado Legacy Foundation (CLF) will recognize 43 schools as 2014 Healthy School Champions at the 2014 Legacy Summit. “The Colorado Legacy Foundation recognizes the importance of a healthy and engaging learning environment for all students,” said Dr. Helayne Jones, President and CEO of the Colorado Legacy Foundation. “It is our pleasure to award these 43 schools who have demonstrated the critical link between student ...

    Posted at March 28, 2014 | Categories : News and Media,Press Releases | 0 Comment
  • CLF Receives Funding to Increase the Number of CO Students in AP Courses

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 21, 2014 DENVER, CO – The Colorado Legacy Foundation (CLF) announced today two contributions from the Anschutz Foundation and El Pomar Foundation to support CLF’s Colorado Legacy Schools initiative, which focuses on increasing the number and diversity of students succeeding in Advanced Placement (AP) math, science, and English courses. “These investments will allow our Colorado Legacy Schools initiative to achieve dramatic outcomes for students in high school and beyond,” said Dr. Helayne Jones, ...

    Posted at March 21, 2014 | Categories : News and Media,Press Releases | 0 Comment
  • 2014 Integration Showcase: Connecting the Dots to Increase Student Achievement

    The Colorado Legacy Foundation and the Colorado Department of Education are excited to host the 2014 Integration Showcase! The Showcase will feature engaging speakers and sessions on the integration of standards, assessments, and evaluation as well as Health & Wellness, Next Generation Learning, STEM, Advanced Placement, and more. To ...

    Posted at March 13, 2014 | Categories : Events | 0 Comment
  • Colorado Legacy Foundation and Xcel Energy Partner to Engage More Students in STEM

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 27, 2014 DENVER, CO – The Colorado Legacy Foundation (CLF) and Xcel Energy employees engaged today in an Xcel Energy Career Speed Mentoring event with Advanced Placement (AP) students at ArvadaHigh School about careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). The AP students are participating in CLF’s Colorado Legacy Schools initiative. The Xcel Energy employees are volunteers with CLF’s STEM Mentor Program, which gained increased momentum last September thanks to a ...

    Posted at March 4, 2014 | Categories : News and Media,Press Releases | 0 Comment
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