New attainment numbers show growth among minority groupsColorado's attainment rate increased from 55 percent in 2017 to 56.2 percent in 2018, measured by the number of adults ages 25-34 with a credential beyond a high school diploma. Read the press release.
Talent Pipeline Report tracks top jobsThe Colorado Workforce Development Council released its annual Colorado Talent Pipeline Report, which assesses issues related to the supply and demand of talent in Colorado. Read the report.
State plan outlines recommendations for recruiting, retaining educatorsDHE, in partnership with the Colorado Department of Education, outlined recommendations for recruiting and retaining more teachers in a strategic plan and complementary report submitted to the Colorado state legislature. Read the press release.
Governor's budget proposal calls for 9.7 percent increase in higher ed fundingThe executive budget provides for $86.9 million in increased public postsecondary funding, prioritizing affordability, need-based aid and credential completion in high-demand areas. Read the proposal.
In tandem with the Colorado Commission on Higher Education, the department works to improve the quality of, ensure the affordability of and promote access to postsecondary education for the people of Colorado. Read our Master Plan.
Time: 1 p.m. March 2, 2018
1560 Broadway, Suite 1940
Denver, CO 80202
College Invest Board Meeting
Time: 1-5 p.m. May 18, 2018
1600 Broadway, Suite 2300
Denver, CO 80202
New attainment numbers: Colorado's attainment rate increased from 55 percent in 2017 to 56.2 percent in 2018, measured by the number of adults ages 25-34 with a credential beyond a high school diploma. Read the press release.
Open Educational Resources: The OER Council’s report found increased adoption of freely available online teaching and learning materials could significantly benefit students through cost savings, improved learning and higher student retention. Read the report.