Chalkbeat Colorado used to be Ed News Colorado. It is a founding bureau of Chalkbeat, a nonprofit network of sites covering education formed in 2013. Other Chalkbeats: New York, Indiana, Tennessee, Detroit, Newark, and Chicago. Chalkbeat was granted nonprofit tax status by the IRS in 2014. Revenue: Foundation grants, sponsorships, job board.
Start small, plan big: How two nonprofit education sites came together to build a network