The WTU would like to extend an invitation to all new DC Public Schools teachers to join us!

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The WTU's Fall 2020 Professional Development Courses are Open for Registration.

All Fall 2020 Courses will be offered on-line.

Click here to see our upcoming courses.


Open Enrollment for the Washington Teachers Union

New Teachers are invited to sign-up for Dental / Vision Benefits for themselves and their family members.

Dental / Vision benefits through the WTU is a negotiated benefit.  These benefits are available to all DCPS teachers because DCPS pays the monthly premiums for coverage – teachers pay no premium costs. Click here to enroll through September 25, 2020. If you have any questions, contact or 202 517-0728.


Open Season for the WTU Sick Leave and/or Maternity/Paternity Leave Banks for the 2020-2021 School Year is July 15, 2020 through August 31, 2020. Click here to enroll. If you have any questions, contact or 202 517-1475.


Washington DC Teachers Release Report to Safely Reopen Schools

Teachers outline ways to protect teacher and student health while improving distance learning

Read the press release and report here. 


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