Strike

Denver Educators Ratify Salary Plan with Denver Public Schools

For immediate release Feb. 25, 2019   Denver Educators Ratify Salary Plan with Denver Public Schools   DENVER – Denver Classroom Teachers Association members overwhelmingly ratified the tentative agreement reached with Denver Public Schools, Feb. 14, for a new compensation plan for Denver educators. More than 97% of members voted in favor of the agreement that will...

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Strike Assistance Fund

Thanks to the generosity of our community, we have some funds available to disperse to DCTA bargaining unit members to help avoid some of the worst consequences of lost wages due to the strike. To be clear, our strike fund will not be able...

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We fight, we win!

Early Thursday morning, we reached an an historic agreement with Denver Public Schools on behalf of Denver’s educators. The tentative agreement, which must be ratified by the full DCTA membership, reforms a pay system which largely relied on unstable bonuses, and provides stability for students...

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Denver Educators Strike for their Students Tomorrow

DENVER – Tomorrow Denver educators will strike for our students after 15 months of negotiations with Denver Public Schools. The district has failed to deliver a fair, transparent and professional salary plan that pays all teachers a living wage at the base level and limits unpredictable bonuses that disrupt our...

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Why We Walked Away

Dear Denver teachers, SSPs, parents, students, and community,   Last Thursday, the Denver Classroom Teachers Association (DCTA) Bargaining Team met with the District in one last effort to get to a deal and to avert a strike. Our priorities have consistently remained the same:  to bargain a fair, competitive, and transparent...

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