From eSchool News staff
and wire service reports
Summer school never seemed so good or challenging as the classes being offered throughout Colorado this year.
Gov. Bill Owens on May 5 announced $1 million in grants for 25 innovative high school summer study programs to enhance technology skills for students and teachers.
Owens hopes the camps will pay off with a computer-literate work force to fill tens of thousands of jobs expected to open up in the technology sector in the next decade.
"The Colorado Institute of Technology-funded programs are far from calculator-punching alternatives...