DCTA works on behalf of members, teachers and all Denver Public School students to ensure our district provides the Schools Denver Students Deserve. To review all DCTA-negotiated contracts, as well as other important agreements, click on the links below. For information on educational resources DCTA members can use to improve their skills, scroll down for links to critical resources.
Other Important Agreements and Resources:
Here you can find resources related to improving your professional practice, recommended sites for things like projects and lesson plans, and more. If you have ideas for additional resources to include here, please contact us.
Interested in becoming a National Board Certified Teacher? Visit their site to learn everything you need to know.
Become a more culturally responsive and effective educator: The CRUE (Culturally Responsive Urban Education) Center at UCD’s School of Education & Human Development offers resources and professional learning opportunities for educators. Visit the site to find ways to expand your understanding of how culture, power, and learning interact.
The Great Public Schools Network is a place where teachers, parents, school support professionals, and community members share ideas and resources to improve student success. It is free and open to all!
Edutopia: Created by the George Lucas Educational Foundation, Edutopia offers a wealth of resources for educators, as well as blogs and discussion groups to help you connect with educators around the country.
Share My Lesson: Share My Lesson is a place where educators can come together to create and share their very best teaching resources. Developed by teachers for teachers, Share My Lesson has a significant resource bank for Common Core State Standards, covering all aspects of the standards, from advice and guides to help with dedicated resources that support the standards.
Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day: Ferlazzo is an acclaimed California teacher and author of books on parental engagement, student motivation, and effective strategies for teaching English language learners. His site offers collections of the best online resources for different educational topics on a daily basis.