ERIC Number: ED389065
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
High Expectations, High Achievements. State Report Card 1995. K-12 Public Education in Colorado.
Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
This document contains the 1995 report card for Colorado education, which provides information about how Colorado public schools have performed and are moving toward meeting district, state, and national education goals. Section 1 contains a message from Bill Randall, Colorado Commissioner of Education. Section 2 presents Colorado's model for educational change and describes a variety of state initiatives for systems change. The third section reports on the state's progress toward the National Education Goals, based on Colorado indicators of progress. Suggestions for parents who want to help Colorado education meet its goals are also offered. Data on Colorado students' educational performance are provided in section 4, including academic achievement, graduation rates, and attendance rates. Sections 5 and 6 present profiles of school-age students and educational personnel. An overview of Colorado's educational system is provided in section 7, including information on state educational programs and school district revenues and expenditures. A list of school districts by geographic-setting categories and of boards of cooperative educational services are included. Contains 66 figures. (LMI)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado