Scott McLeod, Administrative Leadership and Policy Studies program, is one of five ‘education entrepreneurs’ featured by Forbes.

How To Become An Education Entrepreneur: The Top 5 Voices You Need To Follow https://www.forbes.com/sites/robynshulman/2017/08/19/how-to-become-an-education-entrepreneur-the-top-5-voices-you-need-to-follow/3/#4a757d6c35bb Dr. Scott McLeod currently works at the University of Colorado Denver. He started his education career as an 8th grade Social Studies teacher in Charlotte-Mecklenburg (NC) Schools. In addition to being a professor, he also served as the Director of […]

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Crucial Conversations Training

Professional Development Opportunity Crucial Conversations Training Presented by Human Resources & the Ombuds Office Human Resources and the Ombuds Office have teamed up to bring Crucial Conversations training to both campuses!  Since March 2012, over 800 University employees have completed the training to date.  Participants have found the training to be highly valuable and applicable […]

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Denver Post Story – Otero and CU-Denver join forces to battle Colorado’s rural teacher shortage

Plan aims to convert students into teachers in schools beyond the urban core From: http://www.denverpost.com/2017/08/16/colorado-rural-teacher-shortage-otero-cu-denver/ By Monte Whaley | mwhaley@denverpost.com | The Denver Post     August 16, 2017 at 2:48 pm   Otero Junior College in La Junta and the University of Colorado Denver are launching a partnership that officials hope will help end Colorado’s rural […]

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Elementary education teaching degree offered in rural Colorado

New partnership with Otero Junior College helps to address teacher shortage Emily Williams University Communications August 15, 2017 (from: https://www.cudenvertoday.org/new-partnership-offers-elementary-education-teaching-degree/) Otero Junior College (OJC) and the University of Colorado Denver have launched an innovative partnership to offer a bachelor’s degree in elementary education that can be completed in its entirety at OJC’s campus in La Junta, […]

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