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Detroit Teacher - February 2015

News in this issue of the Detroit Teacher:

  • Steve Conn Wins DFT Presidency
  • Be Ever Wonderful
  • DFT Goes to Lansing
  • Sampson Webber Goes Green
  • Students Study Cases of Police Brutality

And much more.....[Download here].

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].

Detroit Teacher - April 2015

News in this issue of The Detroit Teacher:

  • Giving Everything to Her Students - Even an Organ
  • Conn Holds Rallies Against Principals
  • Our Voices Need to be Heard
  • Facts About School Strikes

and much more...[Download here].

Detroit Teacher - June 2015

News in this issue of The Detroit Teacher:

  • Defeating the Snyder Plan
  • Detroit Teacher is "Michigan Teacher of the Year" Finalist
  • Detroit School Social Workers Give and Give More

and much more...[Download here].

Detroit Teacher: Special end-of-year issue

Check out the special end-of-year DFT newsletter. Read all about:

  • The DFT Member Spotlight, featuring Cass Tech's Tony Award winner, Marilyn McCormick, and Thirkel Elementary's Mitzi Davis
  • How to stay engaged with the union over the summer
  • Updates on contract negotiations, school board elections and Michigan House races
  • How you can join a delegation of DFT members to participate in a Save Our Schools rally on July 8 in Washington, D.C.
  • Much more!
     

Click here to read this special edition of Detroit Teacher

In unity,
Ivy Bailey 

P.S. Show that you’re “still committed” to ensuring a strong voice for educators by signing up for alternative dues collection now!

Detroit Teacher - February 2016

News in this issue of The Detroit Teacher:

  • Coming Together to Save Our Schools
  • What It Takes to Win in Detroit
  • Parents Protest Demotion of Bilingual Secretary

and much more...[Download here].

Detroit Teacher - July 2013

News in this issue of The Detroit Teacher:

  • Goodfellows Names Teacher of the Year
  • More Evaluations Done, But Not Well
  • Year of Triumph Despite Turmoil
  • Measuring Student Growth
  • DFT Honors Building Reps

and more....[Download here].

Detroit Teacher - December 2012

News in this issue of The Detroit Teacher:

  • Johnson Wins DFT Election
  • DFT Files Lawsuit Over Improper Layoffs
  • Legislating Inequality
  • Carver Teacher Wins Teacher of the Year
  • More to do After Retirement

and more...PDF icondec2012.pdf

Election Issue for 2012 DFT Officers Election

The 2012 DFT Election of Officers, Trustees and Executive Board Members will be held via mail from Nov. 19-29. Ballots will be arriving in your home mailboxes around Nov. 16. If you do not receive your ballot by Nov. 20, call DFT dues clerk Barbara Downey at 313-875-3500 ext. 6. See a list of candidates and their statements. [Download here]

Detroit Teacher - November 2012

News in this issue of The Detroit Teacher:

  • Vote Yes on Proposal 2
  • Good News on DPS Enrollment
  • District is Recalling, Issuing Layoffs
  • Is the Financial Emergency Over?
  • Men's Group Forms at Carleton

and more...[download here].