Colorado Recall Targets Conservative School Board MembersAngry parents and educators in a Colorado battleground county are trying to recall three conservative school board members Tuesday, citing several complaints, including a change in how teachers get pay raises and talk of reviewing the history curriculum to promote patriotism.
'This Is Ridiculous': Embattled Jeffco School Board President Files Ethics Complaint Against HimselfThe president of the Jefferson County School Board has filed an ethics complaint against himself. Ken Witt is one of three school board members at the center of a recall election.
In 'Purple District,' Jeffco School Board Recall Could Have Big InfluenceVoters in Jefferson County will head to the polls later this fall to vote on whether to recall three school board members who have gone head-to-head with the teacher's union. The results of that vote could impact school districts across Colorado.
Petitioners Line Wadsworth To Oust Jeffco School Board MembersFrustrated parents in Jefferson County lined up along Wadsworth Boulevard on Wednesday to gather signatures for a petition that would recall three Jefferson County School Board members.
'I Don't Like Anything They're Doing' Says Man At Rally To Recall Jeffco School Board MembersColorado's second largest school district is wrestling with change brought about by a school board trying to push the district toward a more conservative ideology.
Jeffco Parents Hold Rally To Recall School Board MembersFrustrated parents are holding a rally Wednesday evening as they try to recall members of the Jefferson County School Board.
Months After Protests, Jeffco Board Scraps AP US History Curriculum ReviewThe president of the Jeffco School Board says a proposal for a review of its AP US History curriculum have been scrapped.
Jeffco School Board OKs Modified Curriculum Review Jefferson County's school board has approved a plan to review the curriculum in some U.S. history classes to promote patriotism and downplay civil disobedience, but with some changes to the original proposal.
Students, Teachers Take Complaints Directly To Jefferson County School BoardAfter two weeks of teacher sickouts and student protests, Thursday's Jefferson County School Board meeting is expected to be overflowing with parents, teachers and students who have concerns about the future of the school district.
Jeffco Teacher Says School Board 'Created Culture Of Disrespect'More schools shut down Monday after the majority of teachers at two high schools called in sick. Now the district's superintendent says some staff members should be prepared to suffer the consequences if the "sick outs" continue.
More Jeffco Students Protest History ProposalMore Jefferson County high school students are protesting a proposal to emphasize patriotism in Advanced Placement history classes