DCTA News

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 on Aug....

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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 on finances.  Here’s...

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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 Counter Article 2 Counter Article 3 Counter Article 6 Counter Article 7 Counter Article 9...

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Weekly Bargaining Update: Impasse? What Impasse?

Photo above: Teachers and supporters at Monday's Bargaining Session   Despite DPS efforts to edge out public input, bargaining teams resume negotiations – in public   DCTA and DPS met twice this week in bargaining sessions (Mon., July 24 and Tues., July 25) after a month-long summer break and...

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Building Reps Fill Vital Role

Photo above: East High School Building Rep Margaret Bobb   Communication even more critical during contract years   Ask Margaret Bobb about her experience as a Building Rep and you might not like what you hear. She probably won’t talk about the role’s perks. There are no extra paid...

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Summer Bargaining

Photo above: Members of your DCTA Bargaining Team   Help keep the heat on DPS during this season’s bargaining sessions   Hopefully, your summer will be filled with days at the pool, trips to far-off places and eventually, anxious anticipation for the start of school in the fall. But...

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Sunday, June 18, 2017: Denver PrideFest Parade

Denver PrideFest Parade Sunday, June 18, 8:30am Cheesman Park Franklin Street & E 8th Avenue March with DCTA as we celebrate diversity and embrace LGBTQ pride!   On Sunday, June 18 the annual Coors Light PrideFest Parade starts in Cheesman Park and makes its way west down Colfax Avenue directly to...

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