Every Child Succeeds

The Denver Board of Education is the policymaking body for Colorado’s largest school district, and the board’s powers and duties are established in state law. Board study sessions, meetings and public comment take place at the Emily Griffith Campus, 1860 Lincoln St., unless otherwise posted.

With the vision of Every Child Succeeds, Denver Public Schools is guided by our five-year strategic plan, the Denver Plan 2020. This plan sets five goals for preparing Denver’s kids for college, careers and life. See how we’re doing on our District Progress page.

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News & Announcements

Board of Education Update – May 17, 2018 Regular Meeting

Celebrating Five Years of Teacher Leadership  At tonight’s regular meeting, the Board of Education celebrated five years of the Teacher Leadership and Collaboration (TLC) model and recognized the five teachers who have served as teacher leaders for all five years of the program with a proclamation: Kyler Albert, Gust Elementary School Stacey Hervey, CEC Early College Marie Gruber, Westerly

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Board of Education Update – May 14, 2018 Work Session

Exploring Innovation in DPS New Innovation Zone Applications Forthcoming in June At tonight’s work session, the Board of Education discussed innovation zones and how Denver Public Schools is working to learn from and scale best practices from these pioneering new organizations. What is an Innovation Zone? Established under the Innovation Schools Act of 2008, innovation

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Board of Education Update – May 10, 2018 Work Session

LEAP: Defining Excellent Instruction and Investing in our Teachers At the May 10, 2018 Work Session, the Board of Education received an update on LEAP (Leading Effective Academic Practice) — the district’s performance management system for teachers — which defines excellent instruction in DPS and invests in our teachers’ growth and development. What is LEAP? LEAP was

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