I recently heard a talk from Michael Tushman with the Harvard Business School. Tushman’s recent work (with Charles O’Reilly) touches on a vexing problem in all organizations, both in the public and private sector. To summarize, that problem is in how firms remain strong and competitive in their core markets, while also working to be […]

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Launching Jeffco University

One of the early goals we have for Jeffco Public Schools is working to engage our community with the things happening in our schools, building up that important reciprocal relationship. Toward that end, we’ve started taking applications for Jeffco University, a citizens’ academy to engage with our schools and learn more about how they work. […]

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Keeping our Dignity

The 2017 race is on for Jeffco School Board! Earlier this summer, incumbents Ron Mitchell, Brad Rupert, and Susan Harmon announced their intent to run again for the Jeffco Board of Education. And, pending the successful certification of petition signatures, the incumbents will be joined on the ballot by Matt Van Gieson and Erica Shields. […]

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