A day after the Jefferson County School Board approved a committee to review curriculum, hundreds turn out to protest against the idea.
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Hundreds packed a Jefferson County School Board meeting Thursday night. The board decided to create a curriculum review committee with its first goal to examine Advanced Placement U.S. history.
The new A.P U.S. History framework is not about "having kids regurgitate a little about everything" anymore, a Jefferson County teacher says.
“I’d just like it to be understood,” University of Colorado history professor Fred Anderson says of efforts to create a new U.S. history program.
Classes had to be canceled at Golden and Jefferson high schools on Monday because so many teachers called in sick to protest the school board.
Students at Standley Lake High School say the tumultuous week has sparked a sense of pride in them for being the first school to demonstrate.
Take a brief quiz that shows the difference between the new and old AP U.S. history exams.
A newly elected conservative school board member is clashing with thousands of students in the district.
The protests are aimed at new JeffCo School Board member Julie Williams' proposal to promote "patriotism" in the district's history curriculum.