American Education Week

American Education Week profile: how Jennie Schmaltz combined learning for students, professionals into school success

A statewide teacher shortage is causing Colorado school districts to relook at how they attract a new teacher to enter the classroom and stay for many years. Teacher Jennie Schmaltz has been a fixture at Aurora’s Elkhart Elementary for 10 years, and she’s on a mission to keep her fellow teachers motivated to stay by focusing on their professional learning.

American Education Week profile: how learning comes alive in Jess Noffsinger’s science class

Eighth graders at STEM Magnet Lab School in Northglenn aren’t just thinking about going to high school. They’re thinking about going to Mars.