WTU Fall 2014
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  • Join Share My Lesson, the AFT and WTU for an exclusive member event Wednesday, October 29!

    Join Share My Lesson, the AFT and WTU for an exclusive member event Wednesday, October 29!
    WTU members are invited to a special Share My Lesson professional development and networking opportunity at AFT headquarters. Join us for dinner, fun, giveaways, instructional strategies, and Plus! Register at: share@aft.org. Read more.

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    President Davis Comments on the State of Schools 2014 Address
    Click here to read President Davis' comments on the Chancellor's State of School Address. What's the real story on student achievement in DCPS? Read more.

  • Washington Teachers’ Union Endorses Candidates for D.C. City Council, Attorney General and School Bo

    Washington Teachers' Union Endorses Candidates for D.C. City Council, Attorney General and School Board
    Click the image to read more Members can meet the WTU endorsed candidates at the WTU-COPE Happy Hour event Thursday, October 23, 2014, Tap & Parlour, 5-7pm Click here to print your ticket.

  • Tell us what you think of our new website!

    What Do You Think Of Our New Website?
    Take the survey and let us know!

  • Washington Teachers’ Union Book Fest Set This Saturday At Dorothy Height/Benning Neighborhood Librar

    WTU in the Community
    WTU members distributed over 1,000 free and new books to children and families during the union’s Community Book Festival at the Dorothy Height/Benning Library.

  • Become a full dues member

    WTU Full Membership has its Privileges
    Become a full dues member today!

Message From President Elizabeth A. Davis
We are forging ahead on the contract, other priorities

WTU Preseident Elizabeth A. Davis

The first several weeks of the school year have been busy ones for the WTU--as I'm sure they have been for most of you. Your union has been active on a number of important fronts, including endorsing candidates for elected office (see story below), responding to the agenda put forth by Chancellor Kaya Henderson's "State of the D.C. Schools" speech (see story below) and standing up for those teachers victimized by IMPACT, our school district's broken teacher evaluation system....

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - WTU/DCPS Leadership Meeting

WTU/DCPS Leadership Meeting

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - WTU Candidates Happy Hour Event

WTU Candidates Happy Hour Event, October 23, 5-7, Tap & Parlour, 2011 11th Street, NW.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - Regional Field Meetings

Regional Field Meetings


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C.O.P.E.

C.O.P.E

Committee on Political Education 

Contact Your Government

Contact Your Government

WTU wants your voice to be heard at City Hall and in our communities

Know Your Rights

Know Your Rights

Your best protection is knowing what protections you have under the WTU contract 



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