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Douglas County School District

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Bill Would Make School Collective Bargaining Talks Open To Public

A bill requiring school districts to hold collective bargaining talks in public is heading to the Colorado Senate.

03/26/2012

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Surplus Announcement Shocks Parents In Douglas County

Some parents in Douglas County want answers after learning about a surplus amid budget cuts.

02/09/2012

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Douglas County Schools Request Stay On School Voucher Injunction

The Douglas County School District has filed a request for a stay on the permanent injunction of the school voucher program. The request for a stay is the first step in a planned appeal of the court’s ruling.

08/19/2011

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Douglas County Approves Charter School

The Douglas County School District has approved a plan to create its own charter school.

07/20/2011

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School Voucher Opponents Seek To Block Program

Groups challenging a Colorado school district’s new voucher program have asked the court to block the program while their lawsuits go forward.

07/06/2011

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Former High School Teacher Arrested On Charges Of Sexual Assault On A Child

A former teacher with the Douglas County School District has been arrested on charges that he sexually assaulted a former female student who was 17 years old at the time of the incident.

07/01/2011

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Douglas County School Lottery Goes Ahead Despite Lawsuit

The Douglas County School District is going ahead with a lottery for the remaining 25 available scholarships for a school voucher plan despite a lawsuit filed by civil liberty groups.

06/22/2011

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Civil Liberties Groups Sue Over Voucher Plan

Three civil liberties organizations have filed a lawsuit challenging a school voucher plan adopted by the Douglas County School District.

06/21/2011

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Douglas County Considers Teacher Performance Pay

The Douglas County School District is considering asking voters for a tax hike to provide performance pay for teachers.

06/10/2011

Wind Power

Turbine At Parker School To Teach Lessons

A school in Parker is harvesting the wind to power their school and to teach lessons.

01/16/2011

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