The BCTF says it will send details of the agreement thursday night by email to its members. Instructions for members who sign up for the portal: your BCTF member ID number is your login username. If you need help registering or registering for the first time, please read our guide to help on the portal if you need additional help, portal@bctf.ca an email or call 604-871-2119 or call 1-800-663-9163 (local 2119). After several days of marathon negotiations this week, an interim agreement was reached between the BCTF and the #bced employer BCPSEA. Our executive committee recommends the membership agreement. An email with more information is on its way to members now. After the vote, the new collective agreement was adopted by teachers by a margin of 98 per cent. The agreement affects more than 45,000 teachers, represented by the BCTF, who provide education to students in the province`s 60 school districts. BCPSEA leads the three phases of collective bargaining between the teacher and the public school (school district) – preparation, negotiation and implementation/administration. The Board of Education for School District #33 (SD- Nr. 33) and BCPSEA (BCPSEA) have the following agreements with the Chilliwack Teachers` Association (CTA) and the British Columbia Teachers` Federation (BCTF): currently, approximately 300,000 public sector employees – 90% – are covered by interim agreements or ratified under the B.C bargaining mandate.

He hopes that education authorities and teachers will ratify the agreement ”and that we can work together to focus on continuity of student learning, as well as on the health and safety of our school communities.” Sometimes an administrator (AO) may ask an on-demand teacher to cover another class instead of having the preparation time to which the person for whom he or she was teaching was entitled. This can be distressed depending on your local collective agreement. You should inform the VSTA office that such an application has been made. If you have any doubts or questions about AO requests, you should check with the VSTA branch. In a tweet from the B.C. Teachers` Association (BCTF), it is stated that the Board of Directors recommends accepting the agreement. Currently, the only available version of BCPSEA`s new 2019-22 collective agreement. VSTA is merging our national language with the provincial collective agreement. We will provide the aSAP version that has been reported. The agreement was voted online over a three-day period, as current events prohibit teachers from meeting in local schools or district offices.

Most B.C teachers. They will be back at work on Monday, albeit from home, trying to see how learning can continue to work amid the social demands of the COVID 19 pandemic. The following year, the BCTF stated that it was focused on improving salaries to improve the province`s ability to attract teachers to fill a shortage. The agreement negotiated with the help of a mediator means that an interim agreement has been reached with the 45,000 teachers in British Columbia`s public schools. The collective agreement between the British Columbia Teachers` Federation (BCTF), which represents public school teachers in the province, and BCPSEA (BCPSEA), which represents the 60 public teaching bodies, expired on June 30, 2019. In a press release, the government of the bc stated that members of the BCPSEA (BCPSEA) and the BC Teachers` Federation (BCTF) have ratified an agreement under the government`s negotiating mandate for sustainable services. The contract applies to teachers working in 60 B.C school districts. LOU No. 17 – Agreement – Calendar A – School District No.