K-12 Education Fact Sheets

Is your head spinning with all of the state’s K-12 education acronyms?  Are you curious about the difference between various programs, or how a program might affect your child?  If you’re looking for quick, easy-to-understand explanations of K-12 education in Colorado, the Colorado Department of Education offers a series of Fact Sheets that cover various topics.  In these fact sheets you can learn more about accountability, assessment, capital construction, culturally and linguistically diverse education, dropout prevention and student re-engagement, educator effectiveness, postsecondary readiness, school finance, school nutrition, standards, technology, and more.