Member Celebrations, Teacher Recognition

Teachers Still Work All Summer Long

Teachers and students in Davenport are headed back to school tomorrow. The start of school always brings excitement and new challenges for both the students and teachers after several weeks “off” in the summer. For teachers, though, summer is not several weeks off entirely. They might not be teaching classes (though some are indeed teaching… Continue reading Teachers Still Work All Summer Long

Resolutions, Teacher Recognition

DEA Opposes Outsourcing Jobs

The Davenport Education Association unanimously passed a resolution to oppose the outsourcing of Educational Support Professionals (ESPs). The following is the resolution that passed, along with the press release sent Thursday. RESOLUTION (Oppose outsourcing of ESP jobs and services) WHEREAS the Davenport Education Association (DEA) is the recognized bargaining agent for the licensed professional staff… Continue reading DEA Opposes Outsourcing Jobs

Member Celebrations, Teacher Recognition

Congratulations Retirees!

Congratulations to this year's Davenport Community School District retirees. The school year is almost over, and certainly, the retirees are counting down the days until they can say they are officially retired. DCSD honored the retirees last week with a dinner and special recognition for the retirees, as well as those who have served in… Continue reading Congratulations Retirees!

Teacher Recognition, Uncategorized

New DCSD National Board Certified Teachers

Congratulations to the five new National Board Certified Teachers who were recognized at the DCSD Board Meeting last week. The teachers collaborated together in ISEA classes to support them through the process. According to the Quad-City Times, the School Board "Recognized five teachers in the Davenport district for earning National Board Certification. Amanda Crecelius, Joni… Continue reading New DCSD National Board Certified Teachers