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RA (Representative Assembly)

VEA Has Moved!

  [important] Our new office is located at Farragut School, Room #19 301 Farragut Ave Vallejo, CA 94590 Phone: (707) 649-3926   Come by and see us.   Sheila Gradwohl VEA President [/important]  

Grand Jury Report 2013-2014

Grand Jury Report

Contract Ratification – Election Results

VEA has ratified the 2013-2014 VCUSD-VEA Contract with an 87% approval.

NEA/RA Election Results

Congratulations to the following VEA members who will be representing Vallejo at the NEA Representative Assembly in Denver, Colorado this summer: -Tiffany Jackson -Scott Heinecke -Lynette Henley -Katherine Catanzarite -Rajendra Shrivastava

Bargaining Brief – December 2013

December 12, 2013 The district presented an offer based on the 1st interim budget report. VEA made a counter-proposal.  We will meet again on Friday, December 20, 2013. December 8, 2013 The VEA Bargaining Team met with the District on Thursday, November 21st. The District presented comparative data on salaries and health benefits. VEA presented …

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Come get your VEA Swag!

VEA is pleased to announce the opening of our VEA Store – We Are Educators. We have a variety of items, including shirts (for men, women and babies!), mugs, skins for your computers and a host of other items. You can buy your VEA swag by going to our VEA Store. VEA earns a small …

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Your Safety is Protected per our contract and ed code

Members, Please keep in mind that the VCUSD/VEA Collective Bargaining Agreement has specific information about your safety in the classroom. Per Article 9: Per 9.1 of the VEA/VCUSD Contract – Each school site shall develop rules for student conduct & discipline. 9.1.1 – These rules & your responsibilities are supposed to be reviewed annually. 9.1.2 …

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Open Enrollment for Catastrophic Leave starts NOW!

VEA members are able to donate their personal leave days to the catastrophic leave bank for members who are may be fighting a serious illness or other helping a loved one who is seriously ill. Open enrollment for VEA’s Catastrophic Leave Bank starts now. Members can donate a day or more of personal leave to …

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Proceed with caution – Do NOT sign! (updated)

VCUSD plans to unveil a “confidentiality” form that teachers may be asked to sign upon returning to school this week. VEA believes that confidentiality of student information is a vital interest that must be protected. However, VEA has serious concerns about the ambiguity of this form and plans to urge the District to meet with …

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