Colorado schools got more money for English learners. Where is it going?

By Yesenia Robles, Chalkbeat Colorado

New staff, extra training for teachers, and some money going directly to schools.

Those are some of the things some Colorado districts have planned with new state money intended to better serve students who are learning English.

But other districts that also received those funds and that serve tens of thousands of English learners are not planning to add any new services at all.

The state is neither monitoring how districts are deploying the funds nor forcing them to use the money for its intended purpose.

Read more at Chalkbeat Colorado.

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