DFT Executive Board Meeting Thursday March 5

The DFT Executive Board Meeting will be held Thursday, March 5, at 4:30 p.m. at the DFT office, main floor, 7700 Second Ave. Members are welcome to attend.

Rally a Big Success! Membership Meeting March 12

Our protest at Mann Elementary School on Tuesday was a great success!

"Thanks to all the teachers, students, parents, community members and other union members for coming out to take a stand for teachers' dignity and out students' rights to quality education," said Mann Building Rep Sharon Jamison.

Help us plan the next rally against bully principals by attending the DFT membership meeting Thursday, March 12, 4:30 p.m. at the IBEW hall, Porter Street, just east of Trumbull and south of Michigan Ave.

Elections for four positions of the DFT Election Committee will take place at this meeting.

- DFT President Steve Conn

Detroit Teacher - March 2015

News in this issue of The Detroit Teacher:

  • DFT Pushes for Building Reps at Every School
  • State of the DFT Union
  • Are You Thinking of Retirement?
  • Teacher Appreciation Gala June 13

and much more...[Download here].

Unofficial List of Candidates for Election Committee

Candidates for the Regular Election of Four Election Committee Members

Terms of Office March, 2015 -- March 2017


  • Krystal Bolar
  • Mary Brockman
  • Devette Brown
  • Ursula Byrd
  • Nicole Conaway
  • Shawn Forman
  • Crystal Lee
  • Derrick Marable
  • Shalon Miller
  • Kimberly Mitchell
  • Deborah Myers-Mack
  • Reneth Stewart
  • Jeffrey Wasilewski

Four Election Committee Members to be elected at the March 12, 2015 General Membership Meeting

Voting will be from 4-5:30 p.m. Those in line at 5:30 p.m. will be allowed to vote.