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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Message on the Budget Outlook

This message was sent to the Jeffco Public Schools community via the 4.21.2020 Community Update regarding the budget situation for next school year. Dear Jeffco Community, Last Friday, I sent a message to employees of Jeffco Public Schools regarding possible budget cuts we will likely be facing for next school year. Today, I’d like to […]

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Breaking Down the 2019 Election

Dear Jeffco Families & Community, As expected, this November’s election was a relatively low-turnout affair, with no major state or national political offices being determined at the polls.  There were three issues that will impact Jeffco Public Schools on the ballot this year. School board races (there were two contested seats open on Jeffco’s five […]

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On the Issues – Election Update: School Board Seats, Jefferson County Issue 1A, and Colorado Proposition CC

The early snowfall may make you think we are in the middle of January, but we are just ending October and a week away from Election Day! This year is sometimes considered an “off” election year because there are no major statewide or national positions on the ballot. However, this year’s ballot does contain three […]

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