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Denver Classroom Teachers Association
7 hours ago
Denver teachers vote to strike in push for higher pay
Because of state rules, Monday is the earliest a Denver strike could start.
Updated 10 hours ago
Teachers union continues voting on possible Denver strike
A Denver strike would affect roughly 71,000 students in Colorado's largest school district.
voices of the vote
January 20, 2019
Meet Denver teachers who voted yes to a strike, no to a strike — and just aren’t sure
The decision is not always black and white for many teachers, regardless of where they ultimately land.
January 19, 2019
Denver hopes to keep its schools open in a strike — and the union wants you to send your kids
Superintendent Susana Cordova says she is committed to continuing to educate students in the event of a strike.
Updated January 19, 2019
Talks collapse, Denver teachers to vote on strike
Denver is on the cusp of its first teacher strike in 25 years
Updated January 18, 2019
Liveblog: Follow Denver’s teacher pay negotiations here
Denver Public Schools administrators and Denver Classroom Teachers Association, the teachers union, are scheduled to meet all day Thursday and Friday, if necessary, to try…
strike vote looming
Updated January 16, 2019
Denver district, board members frame teacher contract negotiations as debate over values
There are two days of negotiations scheduled before a potential strike vote on Saturday.
Updated January 15, 2019
‘The reckoning has come’: Denver teachers union takes a hard line in negotiations
The two sides spent more time apart than at the negotiating table Tuesday.
November 7, 2018
The Denver teachers union requested the names and salaries of all charter school teachers
The request could signal that the union plans to try to get charter school teachers to join.
August 2, 2018
Opposing groups call for all sides to play nice in Denver schools superintendent search
The statement quickly prompted a backlash on social media from community members who have been critical of the district.
March 15, 2018
Strike vote by Denver teachers no longer imminent due to contract extension
District officials agreed to the union’s request to extend the current agreement until January 2019.
January 9, 2018
I’ve spent years fighting for buses for at-risk high schoolers in Denver. Here’s what’s at stake
The school does a lot for its students, but it doesn’t do buses. And I worry that the lack of access to transportation is putting more students in a precarious position.
Let’s make a deal
Updated September 1, 2017
Denver school district, teachers union reach agreement on contract that includes $1,400 increase to base salary
The deal provides more than the district originally proposed on teacher pay and other issues, but falls short of the union’s most ambitious goals.
August 4, 2017
Denver teachers union, members of progressive wing diverge on key school board races
The Denver teachers union and a caucus within the union are split over who to support in two competitive school board races that could determine…
June 29, 2017
Denver teachers union’s strategy for this year’s contract negotiations: Go big
“If we never ask for it, it’s never going to happen," one union leader said.
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