Professional Association of Colorado Educators

  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:39:22 +0000: Weekly News Round-Up for February 16th - 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, we’re looking hard at Florida, guns, and violence in schools.

  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 20:27:37 +0000: Modern Apprenticeships Offer Path to Career — and College - PACE Blog

    February is Career and Technical Education Month. To highlight the accomplishments of career and technical education, we’re bringing you this article on apprenticeships originally published by The Hechinger Report.


    At least in word — if not always in deed — school districts across the United States have shifted from preparing students for college or careers, to preparing students for college and careers. District missions and visions have been re-written to reflect efforts to ready graduates for both paths, a signature goal of former President Barack Obama’s Race to the Top education program.

  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 18:28:16 +0000: Weekly News Round-Up for February 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, a school district dumps classic literature, DeVos earns an ‘F’ from unions, and West Virginia and St. Louis prepare to strike!

  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 20:03:53 +0000: Candy-less Activities for Valentine’s Day - PACE Blog

    Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and with it comes the ubiquitous elementary classroom celebrations. In years past, these celebrations were sugar fests with students providing candy alongside their cards and parents and teachers working together to provide a party for students. However in recent years, the obesity epidemic has caused many teachers to rethink the ways of old.

  • Tue, 06 Feb 2018 20:51:48 +0000: Olympics in the Classroom - PACE Blog

    This Friday, countries from all over the world are going to converge on Seoul, South Korea to begin the 2018 Winter Olympics. Students will doubtless be watching the coverage at home in the evenings, and incorporating the two-week celebration into lessons is a sure way to pique student interest and add relevance to the subject matter.

Colorado Parent Teacher Association

  • 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 […]
  • Tue, 27 Jun 2017 17:35:56 +0000: Contact Colorado’s Members of Congress - Colorado PTA
    Every Coloradan has two U.S. Senators and a U.S. Representative (also known as a Congressman or Congresswoman).  Both Senators represent the state as a whole and have district offices throughout the state. Colorado has divided into seven Congressional Districts and each District has a Representative. Representatives have several offices within their districts to serve their constituents. Representative and Senators have offices in Washington DC as well. […]
  • Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:49:12 +0000: Colorado PTA Presidents 1907 – Present - Colorado PTA
  • Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:32:15 +0000: Colorado PTA Web Policy - Colorado PTA
    The Colorado PTA is providing information and services on the Internet as a benefit and service in furtherance of the Colorado PTA’s nonprofit and tax-exempt status. Unless otherwise noted, PTAs may reproduce and distribute the materials from the Colorado PTA Web site without expressed written permission. Colorado PTA materials may not be duplicated by any […]

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