• 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 [...]
  • Letter to Supt. Banda and Board of Education
    This letter will serve to set forth the significant financial and legal exposure, as well as the real human hardship, that will be the result if the District carries through with its disastrous decision to change unilaterally the health plans for SCTA active and retired teachers… Click here to download and print the Letter to [...]
  • News Messenger November 10, 2014
    SCTA NEWS MESSENGER Volume 34 Issue 11 November 10, 2014     Final Campaign Update – Election Results: While there are disappointments around the school board races, the overall result is an improvement on the composition of the board with the election of Ellen Cochrane, who unseated current Board Member Jeff Cuneo.  It’s always difficult [...]
  • News Messenger November 7, 2014
    SCTA NEWS MESSENGER Volume 34 Issue 10 November 7, 2014     Members and Retirees Speak Up at School Board Meeting     SCTA President Nikki Milevsky and 1st Vice President David Fisher along with many other members and retirees spoke at last nights’ school board meeting. (see Nikki’s speech below) Members and retirees expressed [...]