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IT’S OFFICIAL Fulfilling a key campaign promise, Gov. Jared Polis on Tuesday signed into law a bill funding full-day kindergarten at a ceremony at Stedman Elementary in Denver. Chalkbeat
HAT IN THE RING A former district staff member who attended school in Denver and wants to create more affordable housing options for teachers is running for an at-large seat on the school board. Chalkbeat
TABOR REFUNDS One question on November’s ballot will ask voters for permission to keep refunds from the Taxpayers Bill of Rights to allocate towards transportation projects, public schools, and higher education. KOAA
LET’S TRADE On June 3, Broomfield officials will reward local teenagers who hand over their vaping or e-cigarette devices with a three-month recreation pass. Colorado Hometown Weekly
HARD TO NAVIGATE The Boulder Valley school board at its Tuesday work session talked about how to improve its charter school authorization process as the district starts work on a new policy. Daily Camera
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