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Great Education Colorado (formerly called Colorado Protectors of Public Schools), is a nonpartisan, grassroots organization of public school supporters, which advocates for adequate funding for K-12 education in Colorado. The organization's main focus is on informing public school supporters about critical issues in school funding through its web-site, newsletters, and events. Great Education Colorado, launched in 2005, also works with its supporters to empower them to be vocal advocates for Colorado's public schools. Phone: (303) 722-5901. For more information visit www.greateducation.org.

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JCEA News

JCEA filed a temporary injunction to protect educators’ private personnel information
This week, CEA attorneys filed a motion to request a temporary injunction on behalf of JCEA. This injunction will stop the district from releasing individual teacher personnel records in response to a CORA (Colorado Open Records Act) request.

WILL WE BE DOWN WITH IBB? WE WILL SEE . . .
A sparsely-attended Board study session covered many important issues including the Jefferson area plan, negotiations process, Student Based Budgeting, Classroom Dashboard, the Alameda facilities plan, and alternative teacher licensure. The depth of the Board discussion was pretty shallow.

What the JCEA Day of Action Meant to Me.
JCEA members had a great time participating in our day of action. Here’s what one of our members had to say.