AFT-MD’s Sends Letter to Government Officials Listing Needs for Public Worker Safety

This week, AFT-Maryland sent a letter to Governor Hogan, Baltimore City Mayor Bernard C. "Jack" Young, Baltimore County Executive John Olszeski Jr., and the Maryland… CONTINUE >>

From FOX 45: Online and Distance Learning to Continue Through the End of the School Year

BALTIMORE (WBFF) --- Students will not be returning to classes for the remainder of the school year. State School Superintendent, Dr. Karen Salmon announced during… CONTINUE >>

Blueprint vetoed: here’s what we can do next

Dear Members, We are writing to share a disappointing, but hopefully temporary, setback: today Governor Hogan announced that he would veto the bipartisan Blueprint for… CONTINUE >>

The New Issue of the Baltimore Educator is Now Available

The new issue of The Baltimore Educator is now available!  In this issue, we are discussing distance learning across the digital divide, school funding, knowing about… CONTINUE >>

Baltimore Brew: City Schools Purchases 12,000 Chromebooks and 14,000 Chargers

"Zach Taylor, speaking on behalf of the Baltimore Teachers Union, asked the board to push for the school year to be shortened by five days… CONTINUE >>

Baltimore Sun: Baltimore City Council Taps Youth Fund to Help Kids Access Distance Learning and Food During Coronavirus Pandemic

"Diamonte Brown, president of the Baltimore Teachers Union, said the digital divide in the city is deep. The union sent a letter — signed by… CONTINUE >>

BTU Mayoral Candidate Interviews

  The Baltimore Teachers Union organized a Baltimore City Mayoral Candidate Forum for March 28th, and obviously had to cancel the event to maintain the safety… CONTINUE >>

WBAL-TV: City Students Could Soon Get Laptops After $3M Approved By City Council

Much-needed laptop computers appear to be heading to students in Baltimore City after the City Council committed to spending $3 million on school technology.The Baltimore… CONTINUE >>

AFT Summer Educator Academy

The AFT Summer Educator Academy is a seven-day event providing union-sponsored, research-based professional development that addresses the complexities of teaching. The program is designed to… CONTINUE >>

BCPSS Special Grading Guidelines Spring 2020

  Please read this document to understand how grades will be averaged across the school year, and how students who work hard during this time… CONTINUE >>