Denver Classroom Teachers Association
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 29, 2023
Denver Classroom Teachers Association (DCTA) Endorses Scott Baldermann for School Board Director in District 1:
DENVER – The Denver Classroom Teachers Association (DCTA), representing nearly 4,000 Denver Public Schools educators, is proud to announce its endorsement of Scott Baldermann for re-election as School Board Director in District 1. Baldermann’s dedication to public education and improved working and learning conditions for educators and students makes him DCTA’s clear choice for endorsement.
“Scott Baldermann has proven to be a dedicated champion of public education, consistently placing students and educators working and learning conditions on the forefront of his decision-making,” said Rob Gould, special education teacher and president of the Denver Classroom Teachers Association. “Which is why he is our clear choice for endorsement.
“Through his actions and policy initiatives, Scott has shown unwavering commitment to the well-being of our educators and students. Even in the face of challenges, he has remained focused on how our district can best support educators, providing us with the resources and guardrails we need to effectively support our students.
“Baldermann played an integral role in ensuring that educators across all schools have the rights to minimums on planning time and class size caps. He understands that they are necessary to ensure students receive the best supports possible.
“As the trusted professionals who support students every day, educators know what students need to thrive in the classroom. That is why we invite the community to join us in supporting Scott Baldermann in his re-election for school board.”
About Denver Classroom Teachers Association:
The Denver Classroom Teachers Association is a community of nearly 4,000 educators committed to providing safe, high-quality and fully supported public schools regardless of race, background and zip code. DCTA believes public education is the gateway to opportunity and operates based on six core values: equal opportunity, professionalism, justice in society, partnership, democracy, and collective action. The DCTA Fund is the group of elected and appointed members of DCTA, whose function is to recommend the endorsement of political candidates who are supportive of public education, students and educators on behalf of the association.