Description:

A news service devoted to continuing, in-depth coverage of education policymaking in the legislature and state government and to comprehensive coverage and serious analysis of such issues as school choice, accountability and education reform.

Begun:

January 2008

Website:http://www.ednewscolorado.org
Office Location:Education News Colorado, c/o Public Education Business Coalition, 1244 Grant St. Denver, CO
Structure:

Part of the Public Education Business Coalition (http://www.pebc.org/)

Founder:

Alan Gottlieb (publisher)

Executive Director:

Todd Engdahl (Capitol editor); Nancy Mitchell (news editor)

Approximate number of full-time staff:

3

Number with prior professional journalism experience:

3

Annual operating budget:

Approximately $500,000

Annual salaries posted, or accessible via 990 form:

No

Editorial/ethics policy statement:

Yes (privacy policy; comment policy)

Diversity statement:

No

IRS 990 form posted on website:

Not applicable (part of PEBC)

Major donors disclosed:

Yes

INN Member:

Yes

Awards:

2010 SPJ mountain region first-place, overall website excellence; first and second place, investigative/enterprise education reporting; first-place general education reporting

Contact:

EdNews@ednewscolorado.org or 303-861-8661



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