‘It was so special’: Colorado high schools host creative graduations during the pandemic

From drive-in to drive-through, and from ski gondolas to car parades, high schools across Colorado are finding unique and creative ways to honor this year’s graduating seniors. Graduation comes at a tenuous time in the public battle to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Many …

With powerful backers, new Colorado apprenticeship program seeks to build ‘middle class of tomorrow’

A youth apprenticeship program set to launch next fall aims to connect 250 Colorado high school students with paid job training in its first year, providing students with an immediate path to middle-income jobs and helping businesses cultivate the skilled workers they need. Called CareerWise Colorado, …