• JeffCo mom thanks school board

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    Share with your friends…Watch JeffCo graduate and mom Jennifer Butts thank the current school board for listening to parents like her, and for advancing reforms that help ensure her kids — and all JeffCo kids — have access to options … Continued

  • JeffCo teachers union chief to opt own kids out of state tests

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    Share with your friends…On at least one topic, it appears Jefferson County Education Association President John Ford agrees with the people his organization is fighting against. At the board’s last regular meeting on January 15, Ford asked for the board’s … Continued

  • JeffCo school board recall claims challenged

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    Share with your friends…Do you have questions about the claims JeffCo school board recall organizers are making? What’s true and what isn’t? The group JeffCo Students First has assembled the following fact sheet summary to help answer your questions:

  • 9News segment: Recall is about union control, power

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    Share with your friends…The October 25 edition of 9News’ political show,Balance of Power, cleared away the Halloween cobwebs and laid bare an essential truth: The Jefferson County recall is primarily about teachers unions, their power, and doing things the way they’ve always … Continued

  • What has JeffCo school board accomplished?

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    Share with your friends…Many busy JeffCo parents and other community members don’t always have time to keep up with school board issues. To help the cause, the local group JeffCo Students First has assembled the following list of accomplishments made … Continued

  • Jeffco school board splits the difference on new charter schools

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    Share with your friends…The Jefferson County Board of Education split the bill with charter school applicants on Thursday. After unanimously denying the application of the Alexandria School of Innovation, the board voted 3-2 to conditionally approve the application of Golden … Continued

  • AP U.S. history course now more balanced

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    Share with your friends…Last year, the College Board’s 2014 Advanced Placement U.S. History (APUSH) curriculum framework ignited a political firestorm. The College Board staunchly defended the framework, accusing critics of showing “a blatant disregard for the facts.” Now, however, the … Continued