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Denver School Board Elections

Emily Sirota Offers True Reform for DPS

Michael Merrifield | Posted 08.21.2012 | Denver
Michael Merrifield

Emily Sirota is the only candidate in the school board races who has outlined a detailed, pragmatic plan to strengthen public education for the long haul.

DPS Board Elections Should Focus on Issues

Barbara O’Brien | Posted 12.28.2011 | Denver
Barbara O’Brien

The Denver school board election is just a few days away, and more people are paying attention to this year's race than ever before. But in the last couple days, it has not been for the right reasons.

Corrosive High-Stakes Politics Extends to "Nonpartisan" Denver School Board Elections

Michele Swenson | Posted 12.26.2011 | Denver
Michele Swenson

Considering that campaign spending limits apply to every other elected office in the state except local school board elections, it was only a matter of time before extreme corporate cash debased local school board elections.

'America's Wildest School Board Race?'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.25.2011 | Denver

School board elections rarely garner significant attention -- these are not the typical high-profile races that bring in big money, U.S. Senate seats,...

Finance Reports Shed Light On Denver School Board Race

The Denver Post | Yesenia Robles | Posted 12.18.2011 | Education

Finance reports filed Monday by committees involved in the Nov. 1 election show that the Denver teachers union has spent $88,500 on two Denver school-...

Denver School Board Elections Draw National Attention

The Denver Post | Jeremy P. Meyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Denver's school board election typically attracts little attention. But this November's election could tip the balance of the seven-member board, and...