Politics & Policy

  • 20 Oct Volunteer to Get Our DPS Board Candidates Elected!

    Check out all the scheduled phone banking and canvass events for the candidates endorsed by the DCTA Fund. If you would like to volunteer for a shift(s), please fill out the form below the calendar.     Loading…...

  • 02 Oct DCTA School Board Endorsement: Jennifer Bacon

    Photo above: District 4 DPS Board candidate Jennifer Bacon   District 4 candidate has dedicated her life to education and social justice   Jennifer Bacon grew up in Miami a member of a tight-knit family. Her father worked in economic development and eventually became a......

  • 28 Sep DCTA School Board Endorsement: Xochitl Gaytan

    Photo above: District 2 DPS Board candidate Xochitl “Sochi” Gaytan   District 2 candidate seeks to bring transparency to Board decision making   Xochitl “Sochi” Gaytan is a small business owner and real estate agent in southwest Denver. She’s also mother to two sons, one......

  • 26 Sep DCTA School Board Endorsement: Robert Speth

    Photo above: Denver businessman and school board candidate Robert Speth   DPS parent and Denver business leader seeks to lead district as At Large board member   Although he was born and raised in Madison, Wisconsin, Robert Speth nearly qualifies for “native” Coloradan status. A......

  • 26 Sep DCTA School Board Endorsement: Dr. Carrie Olson

    Photo above: DPS teacher and school board candidate Dr. Carrie Olson   Longtime DPS educator wants to take her experience to the Board of Education   Dr. Carrie Olson, PhD, is the mother of a DPS graduate, a teacher in DPS for more than 30......

  • 02 Aug DCTA Announces Endorsements For DPS Board of Education

    DENVER (Aug. 2, 2017) – The Denver Classroom Teachers Association (DCTA) today announced its candidate endorsements for the Denver Public Schools Board of Education election on November 7.   “We have had great discussions with all the candidates, which made for some tough decisions,” DCTA......