Monthly Archives: June 2007

Category 5+

The BCTF and BCPSEA have agreed to the following with regard to Category 5+ issues. Category 5+ under local rules Teachers who began courses of study toward a category 5+ under local rules will have until June 30, 2011 to … Continue reading

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Purchasing service if layed-off

As this is lay-off/recall time in many school districts, I just thought I would remind Presidents that members who have been laid off can purchase the time they are on a recall list.  You may want to share the following … Continue reading

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The School District Budget for 2007/2008

Les Pritchard attended the first Advisory Budget Meeting on behalf of the Union.  The essential message is that the District believes they need to lay off 3 FTE Teachers and 4 FTE Childcare workers but they need a third senior … Continue reading

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Write to Peter Northcott

Peter Northcott asked me to pass along his email address pjnorthcott@shaw.ca so that if anyone is visiting Kamloops they can let him know.

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School Closure Third Reading delayed

At the Board meeting last night the School Board passed a motion to delay the third reading of the by-laws which may have closed two schools this Summer to March 11, 2008.  This would allow them to look at the … Continue reading

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BCCT Report

Dear Colleagues, I am forwarding you my report to Zone 12 for the last meeting of the BC College of Teachers. Of particular note is the College response to the Surrey issue related to their adult educators (found in the … Continue reading

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2007 PRDTU AGM

Prince Rupert District Teachers’ UnionGENERAL MEETINGSaturday May 26th, 2007CHSS 1. Call to Order at 12:30 with guests and members present. 2 MINUTES of March general Meeting will be adopted in September 2007. 3. Nielsen/MurphyAdoption of the agenda as circulated Carried … Continue reading

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BCTF/CEP Settlement

Term of agreement 3 years (January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2009) Salary Schedule Recast at December 31, 2006 to reflect roll over of telephone and Internet allowances (taxable benefits) into salary January 1, 2007 – 2.0% Increase January 1, … Continue reading

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