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March 2017

March 22 Rally for a Fair Contract Now!

March 22 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Bruce C. Bolling Building, 2300 Washington Street
Roxbury,02119United States

Join us as we rally for a fair contract that is good for our schools, good for our students and fair for our educators! Members of the BTU negotiating team have met 32 times in the last 14 months with little progress. Our contract expired in August, 2016. We’re fighting for working conditions that support our most vulnerable students, reducing class sizes in schools with the highest needs, and providing paid family leave for all our teachers. Before the rally, join us in…

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North Dorchester & South Boston Meet and Greet

March 23 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Come and share your thoughts and ideas, ask questions and get answers about the important issues in your classrooms and schools. The Meet and Greet will take place this Thursday, March 23 from 4:30-6:30 PM at Restaurante Cesaria at 266 Bowdoin Street in Dorchester. We hope to see you all there. See the flyer.

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What Triggers Your Anger: Module 5.4

March 28 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Dever McCormack Elementary School, 325 Mt. Vernon Street
Dorchester,MA02125United States

This circle allows people to identify things that make them happy and also helps individuals identify their anger triggers. This circle is helpful in identifying how anger can be useful or productive, as well as how it is displayed in a way that is harmful. This circle can be used as intervention, or can be used for preventative purposes.

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Black Caucus Meeting

March 28 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
BTU, 180 Mt. Vernon Street
Dorchester,MA02125United States

Black Caucus Upcoming Meetings Come be a part of the Black Caucus! Here are five reasons why... COMMITTED to helping our students, parents and community Compassionate about our jobs as Educators and Leaders Causatively bringing forth a  generation of excellence within the Union Capable: getting the job done! Charming: simply charming. Join us for our upcoming meetings on Tuesday, March 28 at 5 PM and Tuesday, April 18 at 5 PM at the BTU Hall. Thanks in advance from Chairwoman Adrianne Jordan

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Early Education Committee Meeting

March 29 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
BTU, 180 Mt. Vernon Street
Dorchester,MA02125United States

Please join us on Wednesday, March 29 from 4:30-6:30 PM at the BTU.

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Para Licensure Workshop: MTEL Prep

March 30 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
BTU, 180 Mt. Vernon Street
Dorchester,MA02125United States

The BTU is sponsoring professional development workshops for non-licensed paraprofessionals and substitute teachers who aspire to become provisional teachers. The workshops will cover MTEL prep and teacher licensure. Both workshops will be held at the BTU offices: MTEL Prep Info: Thursday, March 30 from 4-6 PM. This session will focus on testing requirements for licenses, MTEL prep resources, and test preparation strategies. Teacher Licensure Workshop: Thursday, April 6 from 4-6 PM. This session will cover licensure types, the process for…

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April 2017

Boston-Area Education for Social Justice Conference

April 1 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fenway High School, 67 Allegheny Street
Boston,02120

You are invited to attend the 7th annual "UNAFRAID AND RISING: Student Voice. Youth Power." on Saturday, April 1 from 8:30 AM to 3 PM at Fenway High School. Breakfast and lunch will be provided! Learn more and register for FREE.

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Arts Committee Meeting

April 4 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
BTU, 180 Mt. Vernon Street
Dorchester,MA02125United States

Please join us on Tuesday, April 4 from 4:30-6:30 PM at the BTU.

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Para Licensure Workshop: Teacher Licensure

April 6 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
BTU, 180 Mt. Vernon Street
Dorchester,MA02125United States

The BTU is sponsoring professional development workshops for non-licensed paraprofessionals and substitute teachers who aspire to become provisional teachers. The workshops will cover MTEL prep and teacher licensure. Both workshops will be held at the BTU offices: MTEL Prep Info: Thursday, March 30 from 4-6 PM. This session will focus on testing requirements for licenses, MTEL prep resources, and test preparation strategies. Teacher Licensure Workshop: Thursday, April 6 from 4-6 PM. This session will cover licensure types, the process for…

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AFT-MA BTU Paraprofessional Statewide Conference

April 8 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
BTU, 180 Mt. Vernon Street
Dorchester,MA02125United States

Please save the date of Saturday, April 8 for the AFT-MA/BTU Paraprofessional Statewide Conference. We'll gather at the BTU from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Please register by downloading this form and submitting it by March 30. The form will be mailed to all paras on February 15. A separate $20 check (made out to the BTU) or money order for each registrant is required. Your check will not be cashed if you attend the conference. Download the registration form.…

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Black Caucus Meeting

April 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
BTU, 180 Mt. Vernon Street
Dorchester,MA02125United States

Black Caucus Upcoming Meetings Come be a part of the Black Caucus! Here are five reasons why... COMMITTED to helping our students, parents and community Compassionate about our jobs as Educators and Leaders Causatively bringing forth a  generation of excellence within the Union Capable: getting the job done! Charming: simply charming. Join us for our upcoming meetings on Tuesday, March 28 at 5 PM and Tuesday, April 18 at 5 PM at the BTU Hall. Thanks in advance from Chairwoman Adrianne Jordan

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What Will Make It Right Circle: Module 11.3

April 25 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Dever McCormack Elementary School, 325 Mt. Vernon Street
Dorchester,MA02125United States

After a harm has been done we ask students to talk about what has happened, and get an idea of what it will take to make it right.  This circle, which aims to correct harm, can be used between students and educators or student and teacher scenarios.

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May 2017

Relationship Building Circle: Module 4.8

May 23 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Dever McCormack Elementary School, 325 Mt. Vernon Street
Dorchester,MA02125United States

In this workshop students will be asked to share what they would like the class to know about them through art work. This circle can be modified to explore students’ values about family, community, etc., and how it has shaped them today.

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