Tentative Agreement Voting Results: 948 YES, 49 NO, 28 INVALID The Tentative Agreement has been ratified by members. Thank you reps for assisting with voting and thank you members for participating in a big voter turn out.
Here is the Bargaining Update: GTA-GUSD Announcement 10-27-15
Here is the Tentative Agreement: Updated Tentative Agreement
All changes to the following Articles are in bold or underlined. Click on the link that you want to view:
Timeline for Ratification:
November 4, 3:30 pm General Membership Meeting Glendale High School Auditorium Tentative Agreement Powerpoint
November 4, 6:30 pm EEELP or any Member who can’t make the earlier meeting Glendale High School Library
November 9, 10, 12 Voting at School Sites
November 12, no later than 5:00 PM, Ballot box due back to GTA office
November 12, Announcement of Results to leadership and members, check website
November 13, Results emailed to lead rep at each site, please post
After GTA Members Ratification, the Tentative Agreement will go to the GUSD Board of Education for approval (probably the November 17th School Board Meeting). After approval, we will know more about the timeline for retro checks.
TEACHERS, GUSD HAS RECEIVED A CHARTER SCHOOL PETITION. THERE WILL BE A PUBLIC HEARING AT THE NOVEMBER 17 BOARD MEETING. A DECISION WILL BE MADE BY THE GUSD BOARD ON DECEMBER 15. THERE IS A SURVEY ONLINE. PLEASE USE THESE TALKING POINTS TO TAKE THE SURVEY. LINKS ARE BELOW.
Mission Statement: We, the Glendale Teachers Association, exist to protect and promote the well-being of our members. Through building trust, clear communication, proactive involvement in our schools and community, along with responding to our members’ rights, needs, and concerns, we will serve as the local voice for public education.