Message From President Elizabeth A. Davis
A transparent, solution-driven bargaining process with member involvement.

WTU Preseident Elizabeth A. Davis

In recent weeks, some of you have contacted the union with questions about the status of contract negotiations. You are rightfully concerned about the slow pace of negotiations. And so is your union. Be assured that the WTU is doing all that it can to get DCPS to speed up the process, including submitting a proposed negotiations schedule.

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Monday, July 06, 2015 - Hearing on B21-239, the Testing Integrity Amendment Act of 2015

The purpose of the hearing is to receive testimony on B21-0239, the Testing Integrity Amendment Act of 2015. Please contact Ade Adenariwo at by close of business Thursday, July 2 to testify.

Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - Joint Education and Transportation & the Environment Roundtable

This roundtable is specifically on the Department of General Services contracting and procurement practices for constructing and modernizing facilities for DCPS. Please contact Aukima Benjamin at by close of businessMonday, July 6 to testify.

Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - WTU/DCPS Leadership Meeting

DCPS @ 2pm

Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - Ward 2 Town Hall Meeting on Education

These meetings are being convened by Councilmember David Grosso, Chair of the Education Committee. Deputy Mayor for Education Jennie Niles will also be in attendance at these meetings to listen and share her thoughts on key issues. Attendees will be able to discuss any topic of interest, though there will be a focus on the recent Public Education Reform Amendment Act Report (PERAA) recently completed by the National Academy of Sciences as well as a discussion of the Capital Improvement Program (CIP), which provides funding for school modernizations.

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