Month: November 2015

Asset Development in La Plata County

Developmental Asset of the Month Asset #22       School Engagement – Young person is actively engaged in learning. Local Data: 65% of La Plata County youth report school engagement as described in Asset #22.  (Assets Survey 2015) Essential Question: In what ways does our family reinforce commitment to learning for our children? Tips for increasing positive […]

CO Employment UPDATE

Employers in Colorado added 13,000 nonfarm payroll jobs from September to October for a total of 2,533,100 jobs, according to the survey of business establishments. Private sector payroll jobs increased 13,400 and government decreased 400. According to the survey of households, the unemployment rate decreased two-tenths of a percentage point in October to 3.8 percent. […]