Wavie Gibson is a teacher at Baltimore Polytechnic Institute. On Nov. 9th
Another Successful Holiday Celebration!
The BTU held it’s annual Holiday Celebration on Dec. 17th at Martin’s West. Great Music, Great Food, and the Holiday Spirit filled the room. A wonderful time was had by all. Visit our Facebook page for more pictures.
2015 Legislative Session
The 2015 Legislative Session is almost here, and we’re asking our members about their priorities regarding legislative issues which impact them in their workplace and community. If you’re a member, please take a few moments to take the brief survey.
Union Made Gift Ideas
Do you need gift ideas for the Holiday Season? Here are some union-made gift ideas. Good Luck and Happy Holidays! union made gifts
Cut Score Settlement
The BTU and BCPSS have reached a settlement on the class-action grievance filed at the end of the 2013-2014 school year regarding the cut scores for the teacher evaluation. The settlement, which affected 1,722 teachers, is worth more than $1.2 million and guarantees financial compensation for BTU members affected. On December 9 a BR Meeting was called for and the BRs were told of the settlement and details.
MBABSE Teacher of the Year
The metropolitan Baltimore Alliance of Black School Educators (MBABSE) and the BTU will again recognize outstanding teachers in the Baltimore City Public School System.
2015 Spring Break Cruise
The BTU will be heading to Haiti, Jamaica and Mexico for Spring Break next year! We would love for you to join us. Peggy Gladden at the BTU, 410-358-6600 or email@example.com if you are interested in going on the cruise. BTU_Spring_Break_Cruise_RCI_ALLURE_April_5_2015_BookingForm_gc
Coppin State University is once again offering discounted classes for BTU members. Registration goes through Dec. 19th. This flyer has all the information that you will need. BTU S15 Flier 12-16-14
The Baltimore Branch of the NAACP’s ACT-SO Committee will hold it’s annual competition in April 2015. The kick-off and orientation is Sunday, October 19 at 2 p.m. This is for all Baltimore City and County high school students. Here is more information. ACTSO 2015
Baltimore City Schools will be hosting several Retirement workshops throughout the school year. Please click here to get the schedule. http://www.baltimorecityschools.org/Page/26696