• News Messenger December 19, 2014
    SCTA NEWS MESSENGER Volume 34 Issue 15 December 19th, 2014                                                                                                                                              Health Plan Update 1.       State issues complaint against District, we file for injunction. Last week, the Public Employees Relations Board(PERB), the state agency charged with overseeing labor relations in public school districts upheld our charges about the unlawful health plan changes and issued a [...]
  • News Messenger December 4, 2014
    SCTA NEWS MESSENGER Volume 34 Issue 13 December 4th, 2014   Sacramento Bee Prints Editorial from SCTA on Unlawful Health Plan Changes   “Enforcing Contract is not Declaration of War” By Nikki Milevsky Special to The Bee Teachers appreciate The Bee editorial board’s focus on our concerns regarding the Sacramento City School District’s unlawful health [...]
  • News Messenger December 10, 2014
    SCTA NEWS MESSENGER Volume 34 Issue 14 December 10th, 2014   State Finds Sacramento City Unified School District Unlawful in Health Plan Change Sustains Charges of Sacramento Teachers Sacramento, California—The State of California Public Employees Relations Board (PERB) has determined that the Sacramento City Unified School District (SCUSD) acted unlawfully when it unilaterally changed health [...]
  • Organizing Update #1 November 21, 2014
    Organizing Update #1 Honor Our Contract Many people do not realize that where unions have bargaining rights employers cannot raise wages or improve benefit plans any more than they can reduce them without of the consent of the union. Charles E. Wilson             Finally after months of negotiating we reached a collective bargaining agreement [...]
  • News Messenger November 20, 2014
    SCTA NEWS MESSENGER Volume 34 Issue 12 November 20, 2014     Health Care Debacle Continues: District Forced to Extend Open Enrollment until November 26th. Faced with hundreds of members who have not been able to sign up and thousands of unanswered questions the District hastily extended the open enrollment period until November 26th.  This [...]