Keystone Policy Center Hires Charles Dukes as Director of its Center for Education

Keystone Policy Center Hires Charles Dukes as Director of its Center for Education The Keystone Policy Center announced today the hiring of Charles Dukes as a senior policy director and the new director for its Center for Education. Dukes brings a wealth of experience and commitment to this role [...]

Keystone Policy Center Hires Charles Dukes as Director of its Center for Education2023-12-14T09:27:00-07:00

Keystone to Launch New Statewide Family Engagement Center in Colorado

Keystone to Launch New Statewide Family Engagement Center in Colorado Keystone Policy Center (Keystone) has been selected by  the U.S. Department of Education to create and lead a new Statewide Family Engagement Center in Colorado (SFEC). Keystone will the SFEC in partnership with the Colorado Department of Education (CDE) - Office [...]

Keystone to Launch New Statewide Family Engagement Center in Colorado2023-10-17T11:14:21-06:00

Keystone Policy Center, Colorado Sun Partner to Highlight Education Testing Data

Keystone Policy Center, Colorado Sun Partner to Highlight Education Testing Data Keystone Policy Center is a pioneering leader utilizing education data– primarily comprised of assessment testing scores – to help stakeholders and policymakers make analytically informed decisions related to education. To further increase the availability of this data in Colorado, Keystone [...]

Keystone Policy Center, Colorado Sun Partner to Highlight Education Testing Data2023-08-22T12:19:31-06:00

Colorado Early Childhood Education (ECE) Workforce Coalition Releases Recommendations to Improve Recruitment, Support and Retention of Colorado’s ECE educators

Colorado Early Childhood Education (ECE) Workforce Coalition Releases Recommendations to Improve Recruitment, Support and Retention of Colorado’s ECE educators Improving pay and professionalizing careers in early childhood education – including providing clear paths for career growth and professional development – are key to hiring and retaining ECE teachers, according to recommendations [...]

Colorado Early Childhood Education (ECE) Workforce Coalition Releases Recommendations to Improve Recruitment, Support and Retention of Colorado’s ECE educators2023-01-23T08:37:20-07:00

Keystone to Host Discussion on Housing Affordability for Teachers, Middle-Income Earners

Keystone to Host Discussion on Housing Affordability for Teachers, Middle-Income Earners Housing affordability for teachers and middle-income earners is garnering attention across the nation in an era when housing prices and interest rates continue to rise, along with a growing number of teachers choosing to leave the profession. A recently-released [...]

Keystone to Host Discussion on Housing Affordability for Teachers, Middle-Income Earners2022-09-07T13:01:23-06:00

Authentic Partnership Key to Transform Education System

Authentic Partnership Key to Transform Education System By: Yoni Dobie-Geffen We are in a paradoxical moment in education. The pandemic thrust the daily activity of the classroom onto the kitchen table and, as a result, at no point in recent memory have our education institutions and the communities [...]

Authentic Partnership Key to Transform Education System2022-08-11T08:59:32-06:00

Communities, Not Politicians, Should Lead on School Safety, Violence & Discipline

Communities, Not Politicians, Should Lead on School Safety, Violence & Discipline By Berrick Abramson, Director of Keystone's Center for Education Policy You’ve heard the sound bites and read the buzzwords on social media labeling the “obvious” or “easy” solutions for school violence, such as “harden targets,” “outlaw assault weapons,” [...]

Communities, Not Politicians, Should Lead on School Safety, Violence & Discipline2022-07-05T16:48:32-06:00

Keynotes Podcast: Charter School Performance During COVID-19

Keynotes Podcast: Charter School Performance During COVID-19 The Keystone Policy Center recently released its second report analyzing public data to assess the impact the COVID-19 disruption had on Colorado education. The report, entitled Colorado’s Missing Year: Charter School Performance, explores recent enrollment and academic performance data to examine how charter schools fared [...]

Keynotes Podcast: Charter School Performance During COVID-192022-03-15T12:05:40-06:00

Keystone Releases Report on Charter School Performance in Wake of COVID-19

Keystone Report: Colorado Charter Schools Showed Strong Enrollment, Student Participation, High Proficiency Rates During Pandemic Click Image to Download Report The Keystone Policy Center released its second report analyzing public data to assess the impact the COVID-19 disruption had on Colorado education. The report released [...]

Keystone Releases Report on Charter School Performance in Wake of COVID-192022-02-23T07:40:04-07:00

Keynotes Podcast: Education During the Pandemic – What the Data Reveals

Keynotes Podcast: Education During the Pandemic - What the Data Reveals Click below to listen to our podcast episode posted on February 2nd, 2022. What impact did the shift to virtual learning have on students during the COVID-19 pandemic? A report from the Keystone Policy Center titled Colorado's Missing Year analyzed test [...]

Keynotes Podcast: Education During the Pandemic – What the Data Reveals2022-03-16T09:58:51-06:00