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Aug 2018

VPS update, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018

August 28th, 2018|Categories: Contract negotiations|

The following statements by the Vancouver Public Schools board president and superintendent were made at a special meeting of the board of directors on Tuesday, August 28. From School Board President Rosemary Fryer The board [...]

Aug 2018

VPS/VEA negotiations update, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018

August 23rd, 2018|Categories: Contract negotiations|

Remaining items to be bargained include salary, professional development, planning time and class size. Bargaining teams are scheduled to meet Aug. 24 and 27. Additionally, VPS requested that VEA bargain over the weekend on Aug. 25 and 26 if a settlement is not reached by the end of the day tomorrow.

Aug 2018

Message to VPS families, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018

August 23rd, 2018|Categories: Contract negotiations|

While we anticipate as of today that all schools will open on schedule, it’s important for families to be prepared for the possibility of a work stoppage/strike. Please see the “What you need to know” information in this post.

Aug 2018

Letter to families

August 17th, 2018|Categories: Contract negotiations|

The general membership of Vancouver Education Association released a ballot to its members yesterday that considers the possibility of an illegal strike, or work stoppage.