Commentary by CSDC Board Member Alexander Ooms on the evolution of education reform in Colorado.
(Denver, CO, July 25, 2011) Alexander Ooms, CSDC Board member and Managing Partner at ClearCreek Partners, comments on the evolution of education reform in Colorado in the following commentary in the Denver Post:
A tipping point for Democrats on education
In multiple elections over the past year, at the state, district and city level, Colorado Democrats are winning elected office despite positions on public education that previously would have been political suicide. This evolution is profound, for it offers Democrats an issue where they can recapture their core values and align with an electorate that increasingly supports the basic principals of education reform. Consider the following elections…