Dear JCPS, Whether or not you choose to share this message is up to you. I have been a JCPS parent for the last 7 years. 2020 was officially our last year enrolled in JCPS because we moved. As a college educated, working mother of two, I chose to join [Dear JCPS Private Group] to… Continue reading Figure it out, for the kids!
This is a DRAFT of our legislative priorities for 2020. We want your input! Please help us rank them and provide examples of each of the categories listed below. Suggested edits and additions also welcome. ACHIEVING EDUCATIONAL JUSTICE in JCPS “with E’S” FROM OUR JCPS BOARD MEMBERS & SUPERINTENDENT, we demand: EVIDENCE-BASED education practices Realistic… Continue reading Educational Justice With “E’s”
Dear School Board, Very concerned and hurt how Dann C Byck is looking. It needs a whole new make over. The school looks so bad that the children have nothing to look forward to. We want our children to have Hope. They can’t at that school. Every door needs to be painted, the windows look… Continue reading Why does Dann C Byck look so bad?
Dear JCPS, XXXXXX is a school in need of something. My child attends there and wants to learn but tells me everyday how disrespectful the kids are to teachers and some teachers spend half their class time trying to gain control of the class. My daughter has a class with a teacher who can barely… Continue reading Students and Teachers Are Drowning
Dear Anonymous, Iroquois is not on fire. You are! Bring your buckets of water if that’s what you think because you’re a liar with your pants on fire. Our school isn’t perfect. You won’t find one that is. Sometimes we have above average challenges and at all times we have an above average staff to… Continue reading Iroquois is NOT on Fire! You Are!
A teacher sent us this additional background on the cell phone issue. Dear JCPS, Our cell phone policy is contradictory and ineffective. The directive at the beginning of the school year was that cell phones were completely banned between 7:30 and 2:20. They were not allowed in hallways during passing, not allowed at lunch,… Continue reading System Loopholes Add to Problems Like Those Seen At Iroquois
Dear JCPS, I am a teacher at Iroquois High School. We are on fire. The recent news reports only show a very small portion of the absolute hell our school has become. Today (Friday 11/1/19) I witnessed no less than four fights. This is the norm. A kid sat in traffic on Taylor Boulevard. We… Continue reading Iroquois is on FIRE
Dear JCPS, I am scared for the future of Black children in Louisville. School was an empowering experience for me, but my son is treated like a number in a prison. The ClassDojo app is revealing serious implicit bias and I am disappointed at the apathy surrounding the motivation of him and his classmates. I've… Continue reading We have to do better
Louisville Judge sides with Dear JCPS co-founder. Orders JCPS to release PTAs' financial records to the public. "In these challenging times, as educators and decision makers explore the glaring inequities in our district and seek ways to resolve them, Dear JCPS wants to make sure every student has an advocate in their corner -- especially… Continue reading Big Win for the Little Guys!