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Colorado to offer scholarships for aspiring early childhood teachers
DENVER -- Colorado is offering up to $400,000 in scholarship money for Colorado community college students interested in teaching young children, the Colorado Department of Human Services Office of Early Childhood and Colorado Department of Education announced Wednesday. CDHS and CDE have contributed half of these funds as part of Colorado's Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge Grant, according to a release from the state. Colorado's Community College foundations contributed the additional $200,000.