Early Childhood Teachers
A partnership between
DCAEYC and the
Washington Teachers' Union (WTU)
The WTU/DCAEYC Early Childhood Teachers' Task Force's vision is that all of the District of Columbia's young children are successful in school and in life, as a result of Early Childhood Teachers participating in high-quality, intellectually stimulating, robust, and developmentally-appropriate training and professional development experiences that provide them with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to close the Achievement Gap.
The Task Force believes that a highly trained, engaged, research-focused Early Childhood Teacher workforce is the key strategy to close the Achievement Gap. The role of the Task Force is to perform the following functions:
Develop an Early Childhood Teacher Collaborative
About the Washington Teachers' Union
The Washington Teachers’ Union (WTU) represents more than 5,000 active and retired teachers in Washington D.C. WTU is dedicated to social and educational justice for the students of the District of Columbia and to improving the quality of support, resources, compensation and working conditions for the public servants and proud teachers who educate our students in D.C. Public Schools. To learn more, visit www.wtulocal6.net.