Jenny Brundin

Jenny Brundin appears in the following:

To Learn More, This High-Schooler Left The Classroom

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Nick Bain, 17, was in class one day when he calculated that only "2 1/2 to three hours" was actually useful instruction. So he decided to go out on his own to learn.


Real-World Math: A Bit Of Trig And Hay For The Horses

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

The Common Core math standards say students need more than a textbook understanding of concepts like the Pythagorean theorem. So two Colorado teachers teamed up for a lesson in real-world math.


Concerned About AP Curriculum, School Board Creates 'Review Committee'

Friday, October 03, 2014

For two weeks, Colorado high school students protested a proposal that the AP history course promote patriotism. The school board dropped some of the language, but voted to review the curriculum.


Colorado Law Helps Remedial College Students Be Successful

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Each year, 1.7 million students are told they're not ready for college. States are mobilizing to fix the remedial system. Colorado's efforts to help students are showing promising results.


Coloradans To Vote On Schools Initiative Mixing Funding, Reforms

Monday, November 04, 2013

Colorado voters have a big decision to make next week on a proposal that would overhaul the state's public education system. Amendment 66 is best known as a tax increase for public schools. But it would also change the way schools are funded and enact education reforms, making the state the first state to try to combine taxes and reforms in one proposal.


'I Have A Dream' Still Resonates With Today's Teens

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Fifty years after Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech, we hear from a group of high school sophomores in the racially and ethnically-diverse city of Aurora, Colorado.


Jazz In The Cafeteria: Kids Learn To Listen While They Chomp

Sunday, April 14, 2013

At Alice Terry Elementary School in Colorado, a music teacher decided the students should occasionally have a "silent" lunch break. No talking, just listening to live music. Ami Hall says hearing new sounds makes children curious, which then carries over into other subjects.


Sun Tunnels

Saturday, April 24, 2004

Going west has always meant reinventing yourself, and building something new.  In the 1960s, a group of New York sculptors decided they'd build their work right into and out of the deserts and mountains of the West. It can be hard to go see these Earthwork sculptures — tucked away ...