Colorado is on the Verge of Passing Free Pre-K for All

Truthout | Candice Bernd “Even before the pandemic, the field of early care and education, and providers were grossly underpaid…. Many of them were needing to take advantage of safety net programs to make ends meet.” The 485-page bill to implement Colorado’s new Department of Early Childhood was passed through the state House of Representatives…

A Proposal to Introduce Universal Pre-K in Colorado Takes Its First Step

Colorado Public Radio | Jenny Brundin “It saves families money. It gives kids a strong start. It addresses educational inequities before they start, it helps identify the need for special education earlier.” A 485-page bill was introduced last week to implement Colorado’s new Department of Early Childhood. The new agency is tasked with launching the…