Parent Led Reform, a grassroots group of parents, teachers, and other community members launched the campaign to “Stand with Dougco Kids” in an effort to engage the greater Douglas County community and ask it to stand up for our exceptional teachers and kids.
“As a parent with three children in the Douglas County School District, I am extremely proud of our teachers and school system’s achievements,”
Parent Led Reform believes that great schools and great teachers are integral to the success of our children. At the same time, we cannot afford to let up on efforts to improve our schools and hold on to our most valuable asset, Douglas County school’s skilled teachers. It is imperative the school board be able to reward highly performing teachers with performance pay.
“Union negotiations don’t need to be acrimonious, nor drawn out,” continued Piper. “We wanted negotiations public to discourage both sides from cutting a deal to the detriment of our childrens’ education. Now, it seems that the union is turning these negotiations into a three ring circus and playing politics with our kids’ future.”
“As parents, we want our teachers to know that we believe they should be rewarded for their many accomplishments—
Parent Led Reform is a grassroots organization of Douglas County parents, teachers, and community members dedicated to promoting education reform efforts.
For more information on Parent Led Reform’s mission visit www.istandwithdougcokids.com or contact Karin Piper at (303) 881-3789