Greenlee Elementary On The Chopping Block

Greenlee is another school that DPS closed (“restarted”) just as it was finally getting the traction it needed to meet DPS’s erroneous standards. Of course, these “standards” don’t take into count the culture of the school, the wellbeing of the children or the culture turn-around. If the did, DPS couldn’t justify closing them, which is […]

School transparency, accountability put in jeopardy with Senate’s proposed charter funding mandate

Press Release by mwetzel on Tue, 01/17/2017 – 3:29pm From Colorado Education Association. The state’s largest group of educators is opposing a proposal in the legislature that would mandate how locally-approved dollars are spent in public schools. Senate Bill 17-061 would force districts to hand over money raised in local mill levy elections to charter schools with […]