Colorado teachers, child care workers to get COVID-19 vaccine starting Feb. 8

BY: - January 29, 2021

In the coming weeks of the spring semester, thousands of Colorado teachers and child care workers will wield a formidable defense against the coronavirus. They’ll be able to receive the COVID-19 vaccine starting Feb. 8, Gov. Jared Polis announced at a news conference Jan. 29. The state’s aiming to make sure teachers, school staff and […]

Denver teachers stage walk-ins as a call for vaccinations following return to in-person learning

BY: - January 28, 2021

Some teachers in Denver high schools are apprehensive about their return to in-person learning, and they’re expressing their COVID-related safety concerns through collective action this week. “It still feels very scary,” said Tiffany Choi, president of Denver Classroom Teachers Association, a 4,000-member union that represents educators throughout Denver Public Schools, Colorado’s biggest school district. DPS […]