Worthwhile Reads

  • Denver's high performing charters (STRIVE, DSST, and KIPP) raised the district's overall achievement levels over the past 5 years.  Peña's and Seawell's Op-Ed offers perspective on this and other hopeful changes in DPS. 
  • DPS sends a national message by hiring undocumented residents to teach. I agree with Caldwell's opinion about how students benefit, particularly or scholars at STRIVE!
  • Controversy builds over who will open the new southeast elementary -- RMP, district, or an EL  school?
  • DSST receives a grant for millions from the Malone Foundation and Liberty Media Corporation Chairmen J.C. Malone.
  • Students remember the Boston Marathon Bombings.
  • David Brooks on the outcome of suffering...fitting for Good Friday