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ATA Negotiation Updates 2012/2013

 
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ATA Negotiation Updates 2012/2013

DATE ACTIVITY
October 24, 2013 Members of ATA Local 8 ratified the September 30 MOA with STAR Catholic School Division. Both parties have now ratified the Agreement.
October 16, 2013 The STAR Catholic Board ratified the September 30 Memorandum of Agreement (MOA). The ATA Local will be meeting on October 24, 2013 to discuss ratification of the MOA from their perspective.
September 30, 2013 The STAR Catholic Schools Negotiation Committee and the ATA are pleased to announce that negotiations have resulted in a Memorandum of Agreement as of September 30, 2013. The Memorandum of Agreement will now be presented for STAR Board approval and ATA ratification. Both approval processes are expected to be completed by the end of October and results will be posted at that time.
September 16, 2013 Representatives from STAR Catholic Schools and the ATA met to continue the negotiation process and successfully negotiated additional items of mutual interest.
September 13, 2013 STAR Catholic Schools teaching staff received this memo from their Negations Committee / Economic Policy Committee following the September 9th, 2013 meeting between representatives of STAR Catholic Schools and the Alberta Teacher’s Association.
September 9, 2013 Representatives from STAR Catholic Schools and the Alberta Teacher’s Association (ATA) met to begin the negotiation process around the Government of Alberta framework agreement, have already successfully resolved issues of joint interest, and are set to meet every Monday in September. In accordance with the provincial framework agreement, negotiations must be concluded by December 31, 2013.
March 14, 2013 Postponed until April.
March 11, 2013 Exchange of proposals: STAR proposal and ATA proposal.
March 6, 2013 Parties met and agreed to an electronic exchange of proposals on March 11, 2013 and a clarification meeting was tentatively scheduled for March 14, 2013.
December 17, 2012 Exchange of Proposals – postponed until the New Year.
September 18, 2012 In light of the current Tripartite discussions led by Alberta Education, Alberta School Board Association (ASBA) and the Alberta Teachers Association (ATA), the Committee and the teachers’ local bargaining unit mutually agreed to postponing the September 20th meeting to a future date in November 2012.
June 19, 2012 Committee held initial meeting to discuss negotiation processes & the school board’s negotiating guiding principles. Next meeting and exchange of proposals tentatively set for September 20, 2012.