“We don’t want to be like California.”

It’s a refrain one hears from Coloradans from time to time, particularly as our state grapples with the continuing challenges of rapid growth.

Unfortunately, we are like California in at least one less-than-flattering respect: Our per-pupil spending on K-12 education, like California’s, consistently ranks among the bottom third of all states.

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