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Parents Worry That Changes to DPS’s Discovery Link Program Could Leave Them Without Childcare

The new registration process for Denver Public Schools' before- and after-school program is supposed to offer increased flexibility for families. But some working parents say that comes at the expense of guaranteed care.


Testing Ground

When Jon Hanover launched Roots Elementary, a charter school in Northeast Park Hill, in 2015, he hoped to create an innovative, high-performing community school by transforming the way elementary education is taught—all on a spot once devastated by gang violence. Two years later, has the school made the grade?

New School

Colorado is launching a first-in-the-country apprenticeship program that’s designed to let students earn it all: a diploma, a degree, and a middle-class wage. The best part? It’s free.


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