The fully student-based Jeffco Student Network for Change has posted the result of a survey they wrote, pushed out, and analyzed. An attempt was made to present this at the 5/7/15 meeting of the BOE, but the speaker, a minor, was only allowed 2 minutes and unable to present the full results of their work. She did a great job in the two minutes she was given, hitting the highlights very well. We at Jeffco School Board Watch repeatedly have said that teachers are being devalued and there is a lack of trust. Three graphics from this student survey help to verify this.
Do you feel valued as a district employee?
And this graphic below shows a lack of trust too. Some of the written comments back this up, with the sad remark that regardless of what the negotiating team does, Ken Witt will try to destroy any negotiated agreement.
Do you trust the district personnel to negotiate with the bargaining team in good faith?
Do you have confidence in Dan McMinimee as superintendent of JeffCo Public Schools?