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39,000 Denver students attend schools that lack adequate mental health staff, study finds


By Our Turn

At a time when the mental health of students and school staff ranks among the top concerns for Colorado education leaders, about 39,000 Denver students go to public schools where there are not enough nurses, social workers and psychologists to meet their needs.

According to a recent study published by education research and advocacy organization A+ Colorado, only...

Putting Student Voices at the Center of Equitable Education Issues

By Our Turn

Originally published in Carnegie Corporation of New York

Raise Your Hand, a student-run initiative from Corporation grantee Our Turn, aims to help shape the future of American education 

Educational inequalities are a reality in a number of districts and communities, disproportionally affecting low-income, Black, Latino, and Indigenous students. Raise Your Hand, an initiative of