Welcome to Madison Teachers Inc.

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Who We Are

Madison Teachers Inc. (MTI) is a member driven Union consisting of Teachers, Educational Professionals and Para Professionals, Educational Assistants, Substitute Teachers, Supportive Educational Employees (Clerical and Technical) and School Security Assistants who are employed by the Madison Metropolitan School District.

 

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National Board Certification Session June 1

June 1 from 5-6pm WEAC/MTI Building 33 Nob Hill Road Madison Explore the professional and financial benefits of National Board Certification and the support your union can provide to National Board candidates.  Click here for more info and to learn how to sign up!

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Wear Orange – Event for National Gun Violence Awareness Day June 3

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 3-4pm Madison Labor Temple 1602 S. Park Street Free and Open to the Public RSVP: https://every.tw/2rfAsEZ Join us on this National Gun Violence Awareness Day to honor and celebrate the lives lost and changed forever by fun violence. Welcoming remarks by Michael Johnson, President & CEO of Boys & Girls Club …

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Margaret Stumpf Memorial Gathering June 4th

  A Memorial Gathering to celebrate the life of MTI member Margaret Stumpf will be held on Sunday, June 4th from 12 to 3pm at Lake Edge Park Shelter at 511 Park Ct. Madison, 53716.  Click here for more info or call or text Christel Preuss at 608-513-0961.

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Free Financial Consultations at MTI in May and June!

Attention MTI Members! Steve Pike is a retired MTI teacher and current Member Benefits Consultant for WEA Member Benefits.  Steve will be onsite to meet with staff. WHAT:  FREE 30-minute Financial Consultation WHEN:  Appointments are available on the following dates:     You can register for a date and time by clicking on one of the links …

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Sun Prairie and Middleton Costco: School’s Out Bash

Sun Prairie Costco and Middleton Costco present the School’s Out Bash. Join us at both warehouse locations on Friday, June 16 at 9 a.m. for a school district employee private shopping event. Must bring a valid school district employee I.D. You do not need to be a member to attend. Enjoy a full hour of …

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Saving for Your Future Seminar – May 9 Free for MTI Members!

Do you know why saving early and often is important? Join MTI and WEA Member Benefits as we explore reasons to save and what you need to think about in this 30-minute crash course. Most Wisconsin public school employees can expect their retirement income to come from three sources: WRS (the Wisconsin Retirement System pension), …

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Teacher Contract Deadline June 15!

Important Reminder! Teacher Contract Deadline—June 15 Teacher contracts for the 2017-18 school year have been sent to teachers.  Signed contracts of all returning teachers must be received in Human Resources no later than June 15.  MTI strongly recommends that teachers return their signed contracts AS SOON AS POSSIBLE to the District’s Office of Human Resources, …

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Annual COPE Bean Feed May 17th

The South Central Federation of Labor’s Committee on Political Education will hold its annual COPE Bean Feed, hosting Madison and Dane County elected officials, legislators, and union members and their families, on Wednesday, May 17, at 6:00 p.m., at the Madison Labor Temple, 1602 S. Park Street.  One may have all the beans, hot dogs, …

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Teacher Appreciation Week May 7-13

Teachers give us so much.  A boost of confidence when we really need one.  Extra help when we’re having trouble.  A welcoming presence when everything else seems out of control.  And though we know we can’t ever thank them enough, we can take a moment during National Teacher Appreciation week to share our appreciation for …

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MTI Headquarters Moving to WEAC Building on May 18

MTI has sold its building on Williamson Street. On May 18, MTI Headquarters will be relocating to the WEAC Building at 33 Nob Hill Road. We are confident that our move will be of major benefit to MTI members. The larger meeting space and parking capacity, along with the proximity to our State and regional …

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3rd Annual Madison Area Take Kids Fishing Day

Sponsored by the Building & Construction Trades Council of South Central Wisconsin Event is free and open to the public, but is limited to the first 150 kids.  All participants must be accompanied by a parent, guardian or chaperone.  Please pre-register by Friday, May 19.  To register, volunteer, sponsor or provide door prizes for the …

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Library Media Technology Issues at the Capitol – 3/31

A group of librarians in MMSD are taking action!   We are visiting our Senators and Legislators on March 31 at 4pm at the Capitol.  Some Library Media Technology Specialist issues have arisen around the Common School Fund (CSF). It is the fund solely dedicated to funding school libraries around the state. Next year, voters …

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Summer Jobs for Teachers with the City of Madison – Safety Town Educators

The City of Madison has a need for Safety Town Educators again this summer.  Brief description of the positions: This is a limited term summer position working with young children in an educational setting.  Safety Town is a one-week program, designed especially for children entering kindergarten in the fall, which teaches children how to be safe …

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Foundation for Madison’s Public Schools Circle of Friends Luncheon Fundraiser 2017

From the Foundation for Madison’s Public Schools: Join Us! A strong school district is the foundation of the community.  The Madison Metropolitan School District has made great strides towards the goal of every student graduating college, career and community ready, but they need your support. We invite you to learn more about our school system, …

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Attention MTI Members! Save the Dates!

MTI is once again partnering with WEA Member Benefits – the premier provider of financial products and services for Wisconsin public school employees – to enhance your financial well-being.  Join us at the following upcoming events in April and May. Student Loan Forgiveness          Wednesday, April 19, 2017 – 4:30 to 5:30 …

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School vouchers are not a proven strategy for improving student achievement

News from EPI – Voucher programs don’t improve education and have important downsides Press Releases • February 28, 2017   In a new report, Stanford professor and EPI research associate Martin Carnoy finds that voucher programs that promote private schooling have not delivered on promised improvements in educational outcomes. Rather, they tend to divert effort away …

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2017-18 School Calendar Finalized

The Joint MTI/MMSD Calendar Committee has reached agreement on the 2017-18 calendar.  For a copy of the official 2017-18 calendar click here.   The highlights of the calendar are: New teacher mandatory days – August 23-25 Staff Only/Prep days – August 28-31 Voluntary day – September 1 Labor Day holiday – September 4 Beginning of …

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