Early Steps on the Restart Plan

The following message was distributed via the “Community Update” to Jeffco families and staff on May 15, 2020. Today was also graduation day at 11 of our schools, who found creative ways of honoring their graduates. This week, we presented to the Board of Education our initial thinking around a model for the start of […]

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Road to Recovery: How Lawmakers Can Ease the Crisis for Schools

The following article appeared in the May 11, 2020 edition of Colorado Politics. Across Colorado, school district leaders are presently working to support quality remote learning as our students finish this school year. At the same time, school and district staff are also designing “restart” plans for this coming fall. This re-visioning of education will […]

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A Hard Day

The following message was sent to the Jeffco Public Schools community and staff, following the announcement of 14 Denver-metro districts that we would be closed to in-person instruction for the remainder of this school year. Today was a hard day.  While many already expected that in-person learning would not be happening for the rest of […]

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