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 […]

The Mile High Promise, And Risk, Of School Choice/Denver Looks For Balanced Approach To School Choice

NPR looked at school choice as it works, or doesn’t, here in Denver. By ERIC WESTERVELT Click links to Read and Listen to the whole stories: The Mile High Promise, And Risk, Of School Choice February 20, 20175:05 AM ET Heard on  Morning Edition Closing underperforming schools Color codes matter in Denver’s schools. And Gilpin Montessori, a […]