Bargaining

  • 01 Sep DPS, DCTA Reach Agreement on Contract

    After months of negotiations, the Denver Classroom Teachers Association (DCTA) and Denver Public Schools (DPS) earlier today united behind a generous new five-year collective bargaining agreement for DPS teachers, replacing the previous master agreement that expired at midnight.   The new agreement includes several major revision areas,......

  • 30 Aug Denver teachers want district decisions that benefit students

    Final Negotiations Scheduled for Thursday   DENVER (Aug. 30) – After an 11-hour bargaining session Monday, negotiators for the Denver Classroom Teachers Association say the school district has failed to compromise on a large number of issues still to be decided on in a new......

  • 25 Aug Teachers at GW Stage Walk-in to Support Students and the DCTA Bargaining Efforts

    This morning, teachers at George Washington High School staged a walk in to demonstrate their support of the DCTA Bargaining Team’s efforts to get a fair contract that guarantees supports for students and respects teachers across the District.   With the DCTA Contract set to......

  • 24 Aug Breaking News: Tentative Agreement Reached on Student Discipline!

    Last night’s marathon session ended just after 8pm with the two parties signing a tentative agreement on Article 18: Student Discipline.   After hours of debate and counter proposals, the Association and District were able to finalize new language regarding schools’ prevention, intervention, and discipline......

  • 18 Aug Bargaining Update: Two Weeks To Go

    With two weeks left, DCTA and DPS bargain with mediator present   Representatives from the Denver Classroom Teachers Association (DCTA) and Denver Public Schools (DPS) met Wednesday evening in a continuing push to finalize an agreement on a Master Contract before the current contract expires......

  • 15 Aug August 14, 2017: DCTA Bargaining Update

      Yesterday, your DCTA Bargaining Team met with DPS officials to continue negotiations on a Master Agreement. Read our update below!    Breaking Down the District’s Most Recent Financial Package   In a surprise move, DPS presented the DCTA Bargaining Team with a new proposal......

  • 11 Aug Bargaining Update: A week that began with hope ended in a walk out

    DCTA: District does not value teacher voice or fully commit to the quality education of every Denver student   DCTA entered the week with high hopes on Monday as Association and District representatives began a marathon four-day stretch of Bargaining Sessions to finalize an agreement......

  • 02 Aug DCTA Official Proposals 2017

    Click on the following links to read our full proposals to the District:   Proposals Made Aug. 31, 2017 DPS Response 345 DPS response to DCTA proposal DCTA Package of Proposals 8-31-17   Proposals Made July 25, 2017 Article 5 Article 6 Article 11 Article......

  • 02 Aug Tentative Agreements

    Click the links below to read the Tentative Agreeements signed by the Association and the District:   Summary of Changes in DCTA Master Agreement   Articles 1 through 5 Articles 6 through 9 Articles 10 through 12 Articles 13 through 20 Articles 21 through 29......

  • 02 Aug Official DPS Proposals

    Click the links below to read DPS Proposals to DCTA:   Proposed July 25, 2017 Article 12 Counter   Proposed July 24, 2017 Article 1 Counter Article 5 Counter Article 6 Counter Article 11 Counter Article 13 Counter   Proposed June 22, 2017 Article 1......