School districts have a responsibility to ensure that every student is taught by a great teacher — even when financial times are hard.
“It doesn’t do anything but show the NAACP is out of step with the rest of African Americans in this country who want a good quality education for their students and support charter schools.” — Terrance Carroll.
“They’re reading propaganda from the anti-charter folks. It doesn’t do anything but show the NAACP is out of step with the rest of African Americans in this country who want a good quality education for their students and support charter schools.”
“Yes it’s unpaid, and yes there is a lot of contentiousness that surrounds this seat, but it doesn’t have to be this way,” Peck said. “I think when you keep your eye on what’s best for the community, what’s best for teachers and kids, everything, all the naysaying and rancor just kind of fades away.”
After months of tip-toeing around the issue, CU Regent candidate Alice Madden says she will not support fossil-fuel divestment at the university.
To target the clerk and recorder’s office is nothing more than a power grab,” Jemiola said. “Next it will be the assessor’s office and eventually the sheriff’s office. And ultimately they will dissolve the county council. It is an abuse of power and amounts to the foxes guarding the henhouse. They want to rewrite the charter how they like.”
“We have proven that we want to have input in our children’s education and value the environment that they are being educated in.” — Tammy Garcia
Under Colorado statute, when a board member resigns the board has 60 days to find a replacement. If one cannot be found, the board president can appoint one without board approval.
Dougco minority school board members refuse to accept one-sentence resignation, instead leave 45,000 residents without representation
“We are getting bogged down in the technicalities once again,” Greven said. “We’re talking about when the resignation got submitted, to who, at what time, at what date. The problem with that is I look at the resignation letter, which just got read, and the fact remains that director Benevento resigned and we need to fill that position. — Student representative
“I find it extreme,” she said in an email to the school. “I find none of (the reasons) as important as the right to parent my own child. Although it may seem like a simple issue to your team, it is not perceived as such in the community.”