WTU Spring
2015 Courses
  • CELBRATING MLK:

    CELEBRATING MLK: In recognition of the King Holiday Weekend, on January 16, the WTU will be hosting Read Alouds at several D.C. elementary schools. The book “Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.” will be read to students by WTU members and leaders.

    SELMA SPEECH & ESSAY CONTEST: The movie Selma tells the story of how Martin Luther King, Jr. and others peacefully protested to advance voting rights. The speech & essay contest seeks to engage high school students in thinking, writing and speaking about relevant, current issues of individual freedom and self-determination in our country today. Click here for contest rules and deadlines

  • WTU Free Community Education Conference Save the date
  • Holiday Party Photos Coming Soon!

    2014 Holiday Party: Food, Dancing and Plenty of Good Cheer!
    Click here to view a photo gallery of the event!

  • Click here to register and view the new WTU Spring 2015 PD brochure!
  • IMPACT, union leadership, other topics

    WTU leaders and members gathered at Savoy Elementary School for the Union Leadership Institute.
    The program featured a presentation by DCPS officials on IMPACT, and sessions on school-based collaboration and effective student assessments.

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Message From President Elizabeth A. Davis
Negotiations moving ahead, congrats to newly elected city leaders

WTU Preseident Elizabeth A. Davis

First of all, if you’re a DCPS teacher, I'm sure you will be happy to know that contract negotiations between the Washington Teachers' Union and DC public school officials are moving ahead. As the sole bargaining agent for teachers in the District of Columbia, the WTU is eager to put on the table a host of important issues, including salary increases, extended day, and improvements to the grievance procedure and much-needed changes to IMPACT.....

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Monday, January 12, 2015 - WTU Free Community Education Conference

Saturday, February 21, 2015 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. @ Kellogg Conference Center Gallaudet University • 800 Florida Avenue, NE

Monday, January 12, 2015 - Register for Teaching & Learning Conference 2015

Teaching & Learning will bring thousands of educators together with the nation’s leading advocates, officials and game-changers in PreK-12 education.

Friday, January 23, 2015 - End of Term/ Teacher Recordkeeping Day

End of Term/ Teacher Recordkeeping Day


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