At least 2,100 teachers call in as Denver teacher strike begins
DENVER -- At least 2,100 teachers called in so far on Monday morning giving us a good indication of how many plan to strike, Denver Public Schools said. That's about half of the teachers in the district, according to school district figures. Picketing is scheduled to start around 7 a.m. on Monday morning with a march taking place from South High School to the intersection of Colfax and Speer beginning at 9 a.m.