"October 24, 2008.", Description based on online resource; title from PDF cover; (viewed September 2014), Outline of Colorado laws and regulations, collected for Colorado Department of Education, and relevant to Expelled and At-Risk Student Services.
The Colorado Department of Education developed this resource guide to support schools and districts that engage external service providers as part of their school improvement process. A number of schools and districts are incorporating external expertise into their turnaround or transformation strategies with support from School Improvement Grants or Tiered Intervention Grant. Regardless of whether services are purchased with grant funds or per pupil revenue, spending public money requires the highest level of transparency and prudent decision-making when it comes to purchasing processes. This guide is designed to inform best practice when it comes to identifying potential providers, issuing a request for proposal based on identified needs, evaluating potential providers and their proposals, contracting with an external provider, and evaluating and monitoring the providers ongoing performance., "November 2011.", Online resource; title from PDF cover (viewed October 2016)
The program provides additional funding for schools to sponsor before and after-school programs and summer programs that encourage positive school attachment and provide greater incentives for some students to stay in school., "Award Dates: July 1, 2008-June 30, 2011.", Online resource; title from PDF caption (viewed June 2018)
This interpretation guide provides information about the CELApro administered in 2010. CELApro is the language proficiency assessment used as one data point in the body of evidence for classifying and monitoring the progress of English Learners (ELs) in the acquisition of English. This assessment measures social and academic language use in four major skill areas-Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing-along a continuum of five language development levels: Beginning, Early Intermediate, Intermediate, Proficient, and Advanced. The assessment takes into account the students' maturation and cognitive skills by providing age-appropriate tests covering the following grade spans: K, 1, 2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12., "CELApro.", Description based on online resource; title from PDF cover (viewed February 2014)
The CSAPA is an alternate assessment for students with a disability that represents a severe cognitive challenge and who are unable to participate in the general, on-grade CSAP even with accommodations., "October 1, 2007.", Includes bibliographical references (p. 76-77), Description based on online resource; title from PDF cover (viewed February 2007)
In May 2007, the Colorado legislature authorized funding for supplemental online education services through House Bill 07-106. This program was designed to reduce online learning costs to school districts by providing a grant to the service provider. This report provides information on the program activities and results to date and addresses the reporting requirements outlined in HB 07-1066., prepared by the Public Good Incorporated., "March 3, 2008. Embargoed until March 14, 2008.", Oversite of program resides partially in the Colorado Department of Education, Unit of Online Learning., Online resource; title from PDF cover (viewed March 2013)