Community, Elections

School Board Candidate Questionnaires

The Davenport Education Association sent questionnaires to all of the school board candidates and invited them to a face-to-face interview with the Government Relations committee. Eleven candidates returned the questionnaires and were interviewed by a committee; three candidates chose not to or did not want to be interviewed (Michael DeVol, Mark Holloway, and Kent Paustian).… Continue reading School Board Candidate Questionnaires

Elections, Press Releases

DEA School Board Recommendations

The Davenport Education Association interviewed 11 of the 14 school board candidates who returned a request for an interview and completed a questionnaire. All of the returned questionnaires will be posted on the DEA webpage in the coming days. The DEA has recommended the following candidates for the Davenport Community School District Board of Education:… Continue reading DEA School Board Recommendations

Member Celebrations, Teacher Recognition

Teachers Still Work All Summer Long

Teachers and students in Davenport are headed back to school tomorrow. The start of school always brings excitement and new challenges for both the students and teachers after several weeks “off” in the summer. For teachers, though, summer is not several weeks off entirely. They might not be teaching classes (though some are indeed teaching… Continue reading Teachers Still Work All Summer Long