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Golden View Classical Academy

Colorado Law Waivers 34 waivers including the following waivers of serious concern: C.R.S. 22-1-128 Comprehensive human sexuality education – legislative declaration – definitions – guidelines and content standards, C.R.S. 22-63-201 Employment – license required – exception, C.R.S. 22-1-110 Effects of use

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Free Horizon Montessori Charter School

Colorado Law Waivers 28 waivers including the following waiver of serious concern: C.R.S. 22-63-201 Employment – license required – exception Statute Definition 22-1-112 School year – national holidays. The school year shall begin on the first day of July and end

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Excel Academy Charter School

Colorado Law Waivers 26 waivers including the following waiver of serious concern: C.R.S. 22-63-201 Employment – license required – exception Statute Definition 22-1-112 School year – national holidays. The school year shall begin on the first day of July and end

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Compass Montessori – Wheat Ridge Charter School

Colorado Law Waivers 27 waivers including the following waiver of serious concern: C.R.S. 22-63-201 Employment – license required – exception Statute Definition  22-1-112 School year – national holidays. The school year shall begin on the first day of July and end

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Compass Montessori – Golden Charter School

Colorado Law Waivers 27 waivers including the following waiver of serious concern: C.R.S. 22-63-201 Employment – license required – exception Statute Definition  22-1-112 School year – national holidays. The school year shall begin on the first day of July and end

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Collegiate Academy of Colorado

Colorado Law Waivers 25 waivers including the following waiver of serious concern: C.R.S. 22-63-201 Employment – license required – exception Statute Definition  22-1-112 School year – national holidays. The school year shall begin on the first day of July and end

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Addenbrooke Classical Academy Elementary

Colorado Law Waivers 20 waivers Statute Definition  22-1-112 School year – national holidays. The school year shall begin on the first day of July and end on the thirtieth day of June. The term “national holidays” in this title shall

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Addenbrooke Classical Academy

Colorado Law Waivers 30 waivers including the following waivers of serious concern: C.R.S. 22-1-123 Protection of student data – parental or legal guardian consent for surveys, C.R.S. 22-63-201 Employment – license required – exception, and C.R.S. 22-1-110 Effects of use

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Has Jeffco Failed to Investigate Charter School Conflicts of Interest?

This short video (5 minutes) describes what has been occurring, and NOT occurring, with Jefferson County Public Schools and the Montessori Peaks Charter Academy conflicts of interest investigation.  

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What do you think of when you hear “charter school?”

Randi Weingarten has published an interesting article that calls into question the assumptions that people have when they attempt to define charter schools. In her article Charter Schools as Incubators or Charter Schools Inc.?,  published 11/15/2015 on Huffington Post, Randi describes

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