Strike

DCTA Statement to the Community

After 14 months of negotiations, the Denver Classroom Teachers Association (DCTA) and Denver Public Schools (DPS) failed to reach an agreement on a fair, competitive compensation system. As a result, an overwhelming 93 percent of DCTA members voted to approve a strike. DPS has left teachers in Denver no...

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Rally at the Capitol!

Please join us on Wednesday, January 30 for a rally at the capitol in support of fair pay for Denver educators! Details below:   ...

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Strike Information Update

Below are a few brief updates on where we stand with the strike. No strike Monday. Please report to work as normal.  The strike is not cancelled – only postponed.  In order to be a legal strike, we must wait to hear from the...

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DPS Officially Requests State Intervention to Delay Strike

Today, we have been informed that the District has officially requested intervention from the State in an effort to delay our strike. Until the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment decides whether or not they will intervene, we are not able to strike. This means...

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Join Us for Our Board Action!

Below is information regarding our planned action at Thursday's Board of Education meeting. Community members are encouraged to join us to fight for fair pay for our teachers and SSPs!   ...

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No Other Choice: Denver Teachers Approve Strike

Over a year of negotiations fail to produce fair, predictable, competitive pay   DENVER – Following two days of voting involving thousands of teachers and special service providers, the Denver Classroom Teachers Association announced tonight that its members have approved a strike after negotiations with Denver Public Schools did not reach an...

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Negotiations Stall as DPS Leaves Table, Leaves Denver Teachers Searching for Answers

   haga clic aquí para ver la versión en español   DENVER –Denver Public Schools representatives met briefly yesterday with bargaining team members of the Denver Classroom Teachers Association, but departed early never to return. It’s not a good sign for reaching a settlement against a Friday deadline when the compensation agreement between DPS and DCTA...

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