Colorado Department of Education

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Department of Education
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Department overview
Jurisdiction Colorado
Headquarters Denver
Department executives
  • Commissioner of Education
  • Katy Anthes, Ph.D.
Website www.cde.state.co.us

The Colorado Department of Education (CDE) is the principal department of the Colorado state government [1] that is responsible for education. It is headquartered in Denver. [2] Members of the Colorado State Board of Education are charged by the Colorado Constitution with the general supervision of the public schools. They have numerous powers and duties specified in state law. Individuals are elected on a partisan basis to serve six-year terms without pay. [3]

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References

  1. C.R.S. § 24-1-110
  2. "Welcome!." Colorado Department of Education. Retrieved on September 10, 2009. "201 East Colfax Ave. Denver, CO 80203"
  3. "Colorado State Board of Education | CDE". www.cde.state.co.us. Retrieved 2018-02-01.