Douglas County School Board: A Call for Transparency – Abide by the Intent of the Colorado Innovation Schools Act

UPDATE (September 25, 2014):  Strong Schools Coalition's response to Douglas County Board of Education and Dr. Fagen regarding petition UPDATE (September 24, 2014):  Letter sent to some petition signers from Nona Eichelberger NEW!!!  UPDATE … [Read more...]

SSC Request for Venue Change

Strong Schools Coalition Requests Venue Change to Accommodate Public... … [Read more...]

A Look at Transparency in DCSD

UPDATE as of April 2, 2013: Within 3 weeks of the publication of this graphic, the Douglas County School District: Sent their Annual Report to all District parents (see email here). Quick Facts still haven't been provided Fulfilled an open … [Read more...]

Public Input Devalued in DCSD

Douglas County School District's Strategic Plan provides commitments to the public which speak to valuing input from parents and families and engaging the public. Recent actions devalue public input as described in the above chart. In December of … [Read more...]

Transparency Inspires Trust

Transparency inspires trust. To learn more about how often and why local school boards meet behind closed doors, the Strong Schools Coalition analyzed the amount of time local school boards met in executive session (closed to the public) in 2012. … [Read more...]

2012 DCSD Year in Review

2012 was a busy year in Douglas County School District when it came to financial and transparency concerns. This infographic provides headlines from stories throughout 2012. To read each of the articles, visit the In the News page of the website. … [Read more...]