Re: lay offs

    On 5/13/10, tania wrote:
    > I am a math teacher in Cleveland Ohio where I am teaching
    > Algebra and Geometry at an inner-city school for the last
    > 10 years. I am one of the 600 teachers recently laid off
    > My husband is a military man and he is transferred to
    > Denver, CO. I was told that Denver schools are going
    > through lay offs and there is a hiring freeze and jobs
    > posted on DPS board are for surplused teachers only. I
    > called HR and have not received a meaningful answer, some
    > were really vague and did not provide any answers. If you
    > can help me to understand the situation in Denver it will
    > be really helpful. I am thinking on changing my career
    > path due to luck of teaching jobs almost everywhere.

    I think it will be tough finding a job, but, you might be
    lucky. Be persistent. DPS is a very large district, and it
    will probably take several calls to get your questions
    answered. Good Luck to you!