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April 21:

Shared Vision Conference

Math Literacy-Key to Educational Equity

8:00 AM Gallaudet College’s Kellogg Conference Hotel
800 Florida Ave. NE

First 100 WTU members who sign in get $50 gift cards


Pres. Elizabeth Davis

Welcome to the new

WTU website.

Dear WTU member,

Welcome to our new website. Like our union, we hope it now better informs, builds unity and more effectively helps give us the tools we need to have a strong voice in shaping policies, programs and school reform strategies with DCPS. And, like our local itself, we hope it gives each and every member information to help us all enforce our contract and ensure we receive all the support, training, protections, benefits and compensation we need to provide all students the best possible educational opportunities.

Arm teachers? WTU members say “No!”

Today, millions of people are taking to the streets to express their grief and anger at losing their children and other loved ones to mass murderers who use easy-to-attain firearms to attack schools. In Washington, DC, alone survivors of mass school shootings and...

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Janus Case

An upcoming Supreme Court decision might weaken our union rights. The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case called Janus v AFSCME that is being pushed by wealthy corporations and right-wing politicians to eliminate our freedom to come together in unions to create a...

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Educators’ priorities for the DC Budget, FY 2019

The FY 2019 Budget Must Serve All DC Students. As educators, we have dedicated our lives to serving the students of Washington, DC. We work hard to provide world class educational opportunities for each and every student, regardless of race, ethnic group or zip code....

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Events Calendar

Monday, April 2 | 5:30PM  COPE Endorsement Meeting

WTU Headquarters

Monday, April 2 | 5PM  Election Committee Meeting

WTU Headquarters

Wednesday, April 4 | 5PM  Building Teacher Power

McKinley High School

Friday-Sunday, April 6-8  Labor Notes Conference

Chicago, IL

Saturday, April 7 | 10AM  Executive Board meeting

WTU Headquarters

Tuesday, April l0 | 4:30PM  Representative Assembly

McKinley High School

Wednesday, April 11 | 10AM    WTU Retiree Chapter Meeting

Stoddard Baptist Center

Monday, April 16  Emancipation Day

Friday, April 20  National Day of Action

Saturday, April 21 | 8AM  Shared Vision Conference

Kellogg Center, Gallaudet University

Saturday, April 28 | 10AM  Teacher Leader meeting

WTU Headquarters

Saturday, May 19  Teacher Leaders’ Symposium

McKinley High School

Monday-Friday, June 18-June 22  WTU Summer Institute