VIDEO AND Q&A Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet visited a Denver school Friday and talked about Betsy DeVos, ESSA and bipartisan work. Chalkbeat Colorado

CUTS 21st Century grant programs helping close opportunity gaps could be cut next year under the President’s budget proposal. Denver Post 

HOUSING A report says Denver is the seventh least affordable housing market for teachers. Denver Post

CHANCE TO SHINE Aurora students are getting to show off their art pieces in an annual festival at the Town Center of Aurora. Aurora Sentinel

ANOTHER MODEL A new school opening in Aurora this fall will be an early college offering students a chance to earn an associate degree by the time they finish high school. Aurora Sentinel