Certificated Negotiations Update #3

The third certificated negotiating session took place on Monday, November 30, 2015.

Conversation about the calendars for the next three years continued. While both sides are showing an interest in reaching agreement on starting dates, there are still considerations about Continue reading

Certificated Negotiations Update #2

The second certificated negotiating session took place on Thursday, November 19, 2015.

Most of the session was spent on proposed calendars and the different issues and difficulties associated with them, including OFTSE’s awareness that among its membership there is a Continue reading

We honor all of our members

In honor of Labor Day, AFT President Randi Weingarten has this to say on why unions matter for working families:

“Our union is our members, and on this Labor Day weekend, I couldn’t be prouder of the 1.6 million hardworking nurses, teachers, paraprofessionals, higher education faculty and public employees who work day in and day out to teach our kids, keep our families healthy and improve our communities. They deserve our thanks and our gratitude.

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