Download CEN Wallet Card

The Colorado Education Network (CEN) is the growing coalition of organizations and individuals who: (1) believe education is the foundation for thriving communities; (2) understand that Colorado isn’t funding its schools well enough; and (3) want to stay informed and be part of the solution. Learn more about CEN at: Website:     www.ColoradoEducationNetwork.org Twitter:      www.Twitter.com/@ColoEdNetwork Facebook:  www.Facebook.com/ColoradoEducationNework Instagram: www.Instagram.com/ColoEdNetwork  

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Download the Draft CEN Resolution (Colorado)

Encourage your school district or organization to adopt the following model resolution in support of CEN: WHEREAS, the state’s children constitute “The Promise of Colorado” through their potential as thinkers, leaders and caretakers of their generation and the future; and WHEREAS, public education is the bedrock of our democracy, fundamental to individual opportunity, the underpinning of thriving communities, and the key to Colorado’s economic prosperity and future; and WHEREAS, wise and adequate investment in Colorado’s schools is essential to maintaining and improving the competitiveness of Colorado and its students; and WHEREAS, every child – including those with special needs, those

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Download the Draft CEN Resolution (School District)

Encourage your school district to adopt the following model resolution in support of CEN: WHEREAS, the state’s children constitute “The Promise of Colorado” through their potential as thinkers, leaders and caretakers of their generation and the future; and WHEREAS, public education is the bedrock of our democracy, fundamental to individual opportunity, the underpinning of thriving communities, and the key to Colorado’s economic prosperity and future; and WHEREAS, wise and adequate investment in Colorado’s schools is essential to maintaining and improving the competitiveness of Colorado and its students; and WHEREAS, every child – including those with special needs, those who live

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Download The Promise of Colorado Fact Sheet & Instructions

Students, parents and schools are encouraged to share your photos and videos highlighting why students constitute “The Promise of Colorado.” The Promise of Colorado” is a public education support campaign based on similar campaigns launched in other states. It has two defining principles: 1) Today’s students are Colorado’s greatest natural resource. 2) We as Coloradans must invest in our public schools so the next generation can reach its potential. The campaign is dependent upon support from the education community and education supporters. This document provides additional details. Don’t wait to share your story as to why students are Colorado’s greatest

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Download the School Finance 101 Presentation

Great schools are the foundation of thriving communities. Prepared, confident, well-rounded students are the foundation to a strong democracy and economy. Colorado isn’t investing enough – and someone else isn’t going to fix that. All of us have to. Start your journey today by learning the basics on school finance in this brief presentation.

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