C3 works with the Colorado Department of Education (CDE) to improve educational outcomes for around 843,000 K-12 students in over 260 districts and 1830 schools in the state. This state portal contains highlighted project stories, selected state initiatives, state data sources, state coordinating council (SCC) members, projects and services, and news items tailored specifically for Colorado.
This CDE website provides Colorado educators information about the state's assessment program.
This CDE website supports Colorado educators as they implement the state’s academic standards.
As noted at the CDE website, "CDE's Innovation, Choice and Engagement Division focuses on expanding learning opportunities for each student by looking beyond the typical school building, day, and calendar."
This CDE website provides Colorado districts and schools information on its School Improvement Grant program.
This CDE website provides Colorado educators information on district and school performance expectations, performance measurement, and support to maintain high-performing schools.
This CDE website supports the development, recruitment, and ongoing support of effective educators.
C3 works with CDE on projects and services defined in cooperation with the C3 Colorado SCC. The Council works to identify Colorado's priorities and changing educational needs. CDE leadership meets regularly with C3 staff members, partners, and collaborators to maintain the flow of communication and plan technical assistance services.