Professional Association of Colorado Educators

  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 18:50:23 +0000: Weekly News Round-Up for November 9th - PACE Blog

    Each week, PACE brings its members a round-up of what’s happening in education. From big, eye-catching headlines to the stories most papers overlook, we find the news our members really want to see. This week, election results, teacher – student fights, Halloween costumes and more!

  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 16:31:30 +0000: Remembering the Armistice - PACE Blog

    Schools across the country will be closed on Monday November 12 or hold special ceremonies to recognize Veterans Day. While Veterans Day is an annual solemn day of remembrance, this year it holds special significance. November 11,2018 marks not only the national holiday, but also the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, the bloody war “to end all wars” that led to the holiday’s creation in its original name, Armistice Day.

  • Fri, 02 Nov 2018 19:52:02 +0000: Weekly News Round-Up for November 2nd - PACE Blog

    Each week, PACE brings its members a round-up of what’s happening in education. From big, eye-catching headlines to the stories most papers overlook, we find the news our members really want to see. This week, charters strike, bus stop accidents spread, a shooting is blamed on bullying, and more!

  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 15:29:36 +0000: Dos and Don’ts of Classroom Decorations - PACE Blog

    This blog is written by Youki Terada and was originally published by Edutopia.org on October 24, 2018.


    Heavily decorated classrooms can bombard students with too much visual information, interfering with their memory and ability to focus, a new study finds.

  • Tue, 30 Oct 2018 18:39:27 +0000: Is Interleaving the Magic Bullet for Learning? - PACE Blog

    As teachers, we’re always looking for new strategies and techniques that can improve our students’ learning. One such technique is interleaving.

Colorado Parent Teacher Association

  • Wed, 27 Jun 2018 18:34:45 +0000: ParentsforHealthyKids.org - Colorado PTA
    National PTA and Action for Healthy kids have launched Parents for Healthy Kids, a website just for parents and school groups to find resources, funding and training opportunities, and inspiration on ways to make your school a healthier place.
  • Mon, 26 Feb 2018 22:28:32 +0000: Saturday, April 14, 2018, 8:30 am-12:00 pm. Parents for Healthy Kids Workshop – Creating Healthy Schools in District 51: What Parents Need to Know - Colorado PTA
    Bookcliff Middle School, 540 29 ¼ Road, Grand Junction, CO. Join Colorado PTA, Mesa County Valley School District 51, and Action for Healthy Kids to learn how parents and families can work together with school leaders, district staff and community partners to create a healthy school food and physical activity culture. Learn how District 51 […]
  • Mon, 26 Feb 2018 22:12:41 +0000: Monday, April 30, 2018, 10:00 am – 2:30 pm. | Parents for Healthy Kids Workshop – Good Eats: Healthy School Meals. - Colorado PTA
    Lowry Conference Center, 1061 Akron Way, Denver, CO. Join Colorado PTA, Action for Healthy Kids, and LiveWell Colorado to learn how school meal programs work and how parents can provide support and meaningful collaboration to create healthier school meals that kids want to eat. Participate in a taste test and equipment demo from LiveWell’s School Food […]
  • Mon, 28 Aug 2017 23:38:06 +0000: Join Thompson Council PTA and Thompson School District Healthy Schools Team for a Health & Wellness Workshop! - Colorado PTA
    Join Thompson Council PTA and Thompson School District Healthy Schools Team on September 26, 2017, for an opportunity to learn about district resources around nutrition and wellness, as well as time to network with parent leaders who are implementing successful strategies in their schools. The workshop will be held at Thompson School District Administration Building, 6 […]
  • Mon, 28 Aug 2017 23:36:22 +0000: 2017 Parent Workshops: Creating Healthy Schools - Colorado PTA
    “Creating Healthy Schools: What Parents Need to Know. How To Help Students Eat Better and Move More.”  Sept. 19, 20, 21! Workshops offered at no cost by Colorado PTA in partnership with Action for Healthy Kids, Wellness Training Specialists, and LiveWell Colorado for all interested parents and caregivers. Complimentary networking luncheon included. Spanish interpretation available […]

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