Colorado School Districts Waiting on BEST Funding

Colorado school districts are currently waiting for state construction dollars from the state Capital Construction Assistance Board. The CCAB ends its meetings Friday, June 29 and will decide the winners of the 2012-13 grants from the Building Excellent Schools Today (BEST) program.

School Renovation: No Tax Increase Required

By: Sameea Kamal
Aging facilities, budget cuts and a heavy carbon footprint: the dilemmas facing school districts across the nation.

University Solar Fields on the Rise

By Sameea Kamal
One of the latest trends on college campuses is an increasing number of solar energy fields hosted by universities, made possible by a number of supporting factors.

Safety Bill Envisions Interoperable Communications in Schools

A bill proposed by Colorado state senator aims to equip all schools with statewide communications interoperability — the first bill in the nation to propose a system on a statewide scale.