Contract/AUs

Cohort 7 is Announced

Interested in participating in the upcoming Fall 2014 Model Cohort (Cohort 7)? Registration will be open from August 11th – 28th, with Information Sessions following shortly afterward. Mark your calendars! Timeline for Model Cohort 7. Timeline only

If this is going to be your first time registering, know that part of the registration process involves choosing the date and time you will attend your Information Session – (a short presentation to help prime you on how the process works). Attendance at an Information Session is mandatory, so be sure to choose a date and time you are confident you will be able to attend and plan accordingly. Please visit City School’s Inside for more information. 

To stay on top of information, deadlines, and updates for the Fall 2014 Model Cohort (Cohort 7), keep an eye on this page or like/follow the Joint Governing Panel on Facebook and Twitter.

LAST CHANCE

AU Project Submissions for Contributions to Student Learning

 Due to inclement weather closings the deadline for proposal submissions has been extended. BTU Professionals interested in submitting Achievement Unit (AU) projects for Contributions to Student Learning for the SY 2013-2014 should do so by April 4th. In order to qualify for AUs, proposals must be received by the JGP for pre-approval prior to the deadline above.  You are highly encouraged to submit your proposal well ahead of the project start date to avoid delay of implementation and to allow time for review, feedback and resubmission. Remember, implementation of your activity is contingent upon JGP approval. AUs for Contributions to Student Learning are only awarded for activities that are submitted through the proposal process.

All projects must be implemented and completed by May 30, 2014.

If you are interested in developing an AU project for the current school year, please visit City Schools Inside http://www.baltimorecityschools.org/Page/18452 for more details.

If you have questions, please contact the Joint Governing Panel at JGP@bcps.k12.md.us.

BTU and BCPSS Reach Tentative Agreement

Due to the recent inclement weather, the certification of the contract ratification results has been delayed. As of February 18th the results were certified. The contract was ratified by a vote of 572-455.

For more information on the contract, please see below.

Click below to view :

Tentative Agreement Highlights: BTU TA Talk Pts_FINAL

Tentative Agreement:TENTATIVE AGREEMENT.corrected.1.14.14

Informational Meetings Schedule:  BTU TA Meeting flyer

Voting Locations for February 6: BTU TA Vote locations_YESmembers,

Salary Scales: BTU Proposal_02042014

Click here to calculate your new salary under the Tentative Agreement

Deadline Extended

AU Project Submissions for Contributions to Student Learning

 BTU Professionals can submit Achievement Unit (AU) projects for Contributions to Student Learning for the SY 2013-2014. The deadline for submissions of AU proposals has been extended to March 14th. In order to qualify for AUs, proposals must be received by the JGP and pre-approved prior to the deadline above.  AUs are only awarded for activities that are submitted through the proposal process.

All projects must be implemented and completed by May 30, 2014.

If you are interested in developing an AU project for the upcoming school year, please visit City Schools Inside http://www.baltimorecityschools.org/Page/18452 for more details.

If you have questions, please contact the Joint Governing Panel at JGP@bcps.k12.md.us.

New Teacher Evaluation Update:

-The Joint Oversight Committee (BTU and City Schools) wants to update teachers on initiatives in the district that impact teacher progression, development, and compensation.

-Teachers should have received a mailer in October that gave an update on the contract’s implementation.

-This second communication is focused on the new teacher evaluation development.

-Teachers can expect to receive several such communications on topics affecting their development and compensation throughout the spring.Model Related Service Providers Rubric 1 13 Model Rubric (revised)

 If you have questions, please contact the BTU Joint Governing Panel at JGP@bcps.k12.md.us

Here is the Teacher Contract with salary scales: BTU-2010-2013-Final-Teacher Agreement 12-03-10 KJZ

BCPSS Attendance Policy BCPS Attendance Policy