Author:DCTA

Dana Berge, Pascual LeDoux Academy

?My students have brought immeasurable joy into my life.? Dana Berge, Pascual LeDoux Academy   As you enter Pascual LeDoux Academy on any given weekday morning, you might hear the familiar sounds of what sounds like morning announcements as little ones scamper down the school?s hallways. On a...

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William Anderson, Manual High School

DCTA Member Profile ?Teachers are the driving force of education.? William Anderson, Manual High School   William Anderson is what you might call a ?teacher?s teacher.? Passionate for his profession and determined to make a difference, he happily works tireless hours (well, maybe not always happily) to help his...

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Monday, February 6, 2017: Bargaining Session – LEAP

  LEAP Negotiations Monday, February 6, 2017, 5pm North High School Sandoval Lecture Hall (B243), 2nd Floor   On February 6, 2017, DCTA and the District went to the table for the second time regarding the Master Agreement. With nearly 150 community members and teachers in the crowd, DCTA brought several...

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Denver Education Community Responds to Immigration Orders

Joint statement from Denver Public Schools, Denver Classroom Teachers Association, Padres & J?venes Unidos, Colorado Education Association   A response from Denver education community to President Trump?s executive orders on immigration.   We stand together ? as a school district, educators, students and families ? to oppose the actions...

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Michael Diaz-Rivera, Columbine Elementary

?If my students aren?t able to focus?then we are all wasting our time.? Michael Diaz-Rivera, Columbine Elementary   A 5th grade ELA teacher at Columbine Elementary, Michael Diaz-Rivera may be a rookie in the profession (he?s been teaching for one year), but he?s already learned one of the...

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