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2018 DFT Election Edition Newsletter

Members: With the 2018 Biennial Election of Officers, Executive Board Members and Trustees currently under way, please click here to view our special edition newsletter. http://dft231.mi.aft.org/sites/default/files/article_pdf_files/2018-11/dft_election_newsletter_11-15-18.pdf

The Detroit Teacher: Special election edition

It's here! The November issue of The Detroit Teacher is a special election edition.

 
ATTENTION!!!!
Any dues paying member who does not receive a ballot by Friday, November 18, 2016 should contact Barbara Downey at (313) 875-3500.
 

Detroit Teacher: Special end-of-year issue

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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 - October 2015

News in this issue of The Detroit Teacher:

  • DFT Rebuilds After Appeal Vote
  • Putting Our Differences Aside
  • Winning a Fair Contract in June
  • Solidarity Fridays Go Viral

and much more....[Download here].

Detroit Teacher - September 2015

News in this issue of The Detroit Teacher:

  • Rallying for Our Health Care
  • Verdict: Conn Guilty of Misconduct
  • Goodfellows Announce Teacher of the Year
  • Good Times at Teacher Gala

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 - 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 - 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 - 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].