EDUCA TV connects Denver Public Schools with parents about school policies, events and issues in public education through this weekly 30 minute program.
Parent/Teacher Home Visit Program
Interview with Cody Ostenson
The Home Visit program seeks to bring families and educators together to build relationships we know lead to better educational outcomes for our kids. Home Visits are high-impact strategies for improving student attendance, reading comprehension, and building collaboration between the home and school environments.
Interview with Hanna Pelican
DPS FACE Centers offer free services to the community to obtain critical life skills for economic self-sufficiency and the academic achievement of their children. The centers deliver services of financial literacy, workforce development, educational classes, health services, and access to legal services.
Resources for Refugee Families:
Interview with Paul Stein
Over the past couple decades; Denver has grown into a community for refugees of many nationalities. Organizations offering assistance to refugees have sprung up in the city, providing essential services. One of these is the Colorado African Organization.
Interview with Mario Quezada
DPS believes all families should have equitable access to quality schools, regardless of their background or where they live in Denver. DPS guarantees every student enrollment in their neighborhood or boundary school. Students who want or need to attend a new school may take part in School Choice.
New Graduation Requirements:
Interview with John Albright
DPS’s vision that Every Child Succeeds starts with the belief that all students can achieve at the highest levels and graduate ready for college, careers and life. DPS has adopted new, evidence-based graduation requirements that will go into effect this year for the graduating class of 2021.
The Superintendent Search Process:
Interview with Carrie Olson
DPS is in the process of recruiting and selecting a new superintendent after conducting nearly 100 small and large community meetings and distributing a survey to thousands of DPS stakeholders. The Super Search has now entered a new phase and Carrie Olson has all the details.
Parent/Teacher Home Visit Program:
Interview with Iesha Mitchell
The Parent/Teacher Home Visit program seeks to bring families and educators together to build relationships we know lead to better educational outcomes for our kids. Home Visits are high-impact strategies for improving student attendance, reading comprehension, and building collaboration between the home and school environments.
Qualifications for Superintendent:
Interview with Angela Cobián
The DPS Board of Education members have participated in many meetings to hear directly from the community what qualities they would like the next superintendent to have. Angela Cobián will discuss what feedback she has received.