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As Denver teachers turn out to vote on strike, superintendent defends ‘compelling’ district offer

Denver teachers — some fighting back tears, others filled with energy and purpose — streamed into a rented Baptist church Saturday to cast a high-stakes vote...

Talks collapse, Denver teachers to vote on strike Vote takes place Saturday and Tuesday

The Denver teachers union will hold a vote on whether to strike after months of negotiations over pay ended in deadlock. The bargaining team of...

Denver district, teachers union make some progress as contract deadline looms, but still far...

Update:  At 5:15 p.m. Friday, Erica Meltzer blogged that Denver Public Schools administrators came back to the bargaining table and offered teachers the opportunity...

On her first day as Denver superintendent, Susana Cordova visits the school where she...

At a morning assembly marking the first day of Susana Cordova’s tenure as Denver schools superintendent, the most telling moment was not the speeches...

Court secrecy, a handcuffed journalist, ‘Access Denied’: CFOIC’s year-in-review 2018

Two words come to mind when looking back at 2018’s government transparency highlights and lowlights in Colorado. Judicial secrecy. In June, the Colorado Supreme Court baffled many legal...

City audit finds several “serious” problems with Denver affordable housing program

Denver’s affordable housing program has “multiple, significant problems,” the city auditor determined in a report released today. The program, with its 1,200 units throughout the...

Guest Post: The Olympics: Death by suicide

British historian Arnold Toynbee’s observation about civilizations – “An autopsy of history would show that all great nations commit suicide” – applies also to...

The Denver district has offered to raise teacher pay. Will it be enough to...

Most Denver teachers would get raises under a new salary structure proposed by the school district. The proposal would boost the salary for first-year...

Salt Lake City gets nod for 2030 games, but anti-Olympics Denver group won’t drop...

Colorado lost out in its bid for the 2030 Winter Olympics and Paralympics to its only competitor on Friday, as the United States Olympic...

In second try, Denver names two finalists to lead Manual High

Two assistant principals who work in the Denver school district are vying to lead Manual High School, a storied school in the northeast part...