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Opposition group still spreading lies about China trip Zenzinger never took

Colorado state Senate candidate Rachel Zenzinger is once again in the peculiar position of having to insist that she has never been to China....

Colorado’s High Court won’t hear teachers’ union appeal in sick-leave open...

  The Colorado Supreme Court on Monday declined to review a state appeals court decision holding that sick-leave records are not part of a public...

Last year’s JeffCo school board battle is the subject of a...

Who would spend $1 million in a school board race? Residents of Jefferson County, particularly those with school-aged children, are almost certainly familiar with how...

Jeffco teachers have a new long-term contract, but unrest remains

The Jefferson County school board on Thursday approved a long-term deal with the school district’s teachers union, which includes $10.4 million in pay increases for the next academic year.

How charter schools are dodging Colorado laws

Educators say people without college degrees, including high schoolers, are teaching in Pre-K through fifth grade classes at the Community Leadership Academy, a publicly...

Conservatives burned money on JeffCo races. Unions spent big and won

  The Independence Institute, Americans for Prosperity and other conservative groups sank hundreds of thousands of dollars into the 2015 school board races and ended...

Jeffco Board of Education’s housecleaning begins

Housecleaning has begun for the newly elected Jefferson County Board of Education. Brad Miller, the attorney hired by the conservative majority that was ousted in...

Attorney Brad Miller resigns from Thompson District. Will he resign from...

Brad Miller, the private attorney from Colorado Springs hired to represent two embattled Front Range school boards, resigned from one of them this morning. Miller...

Jeffco’s conservative school board majority’s last hurrah

Last week, during the last hurrah for the current Jefferson County Board of Education, the ousted conservative majority, Julie Williams, Board ro-resident Ken Witt...

JeffCo voters were pro-recall but not sure where they’re headed

Jefferson County voters cared more about kicking out three conservative school board members than about who replaced them. Recent voter turnout numbers showed that more...