VSTA Annual General 2020

VSTA Annual General 2020

MONDAY, MAY 25, 2020 – 3:00-5:00 PM In light of the COVID 19 pandemic and physical distancing rules, the VSTA will be holding its 2020 AGM online. Given the platform we are using (SimplyVoting), the AGM will be a “bare bones” meeting – there will be no proposed...
Annual Practice Fee

Annual Practice Fee

The Annual Practice Fee of $80 for Teaching Licences must be paid each year to maintain a valid teaching certificate in British Columbia. During these challenging times, we want to ensure that no Annual Practice Fee goes accidentally unpaid by our members....
Pre-Retirement Workshops

Pre-Retirement Workshops

ENTER TEXT HERE Latest News February School Visits April 24, 2020 testing post for elements April 23, 2020 AGM 2020 April 23, 2020 CALL FOR NOMINATIONS April 21, 2020 COVID-19 UPDATES April 19,...
Wet’suwet’en Resources

Wet’suwet’en Resources

Why are Indigenous Peoples Blocking Railways Witsuwit’en Governance and Current Events in Our Classrooms Websites, news articles, and videos Unist’ot’en Camp Website Sign up for the Unist’ot’en Camp Newsletter Wet’suwet’en Supporter Toolkit 2020 (including many links...
February School Visits

February School Visits

​The In-House Table Officers will be visiting schools in the first two weeks in February during the lunch break to provide an update on the BCTF Rep Assembly & Bargaining. All VSTA members are welcome! SCHOOL DATE CONTACT LOCATION IHTO BRITANNIA (M)     FEB 3...
2017-18 Remedy Claims

2017-18 Remedy Claims

The VSTA Executive Committee passed a motion at our December 5, 2019 meeting that 2017-2018 remedy money must be spent by June 30, 2020. Teachers received notice of their remedy amounts remaining from Staff Reps in November. If you are unsure if you are owed remedy or...
RECONVENED VTF GENERAL MEETING

RECONVENED VTF GENERAL MEETING

Monday, January 27, 2020 – 4:00 PM at the VSTA Office Due to a lack of quorum at the VTF General Meeting on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, the meeting will reconvene on JANUARY 27, 2020 at 4:00 pm at VSTA Office. Ratification of Local Bargaining PackageQuorum...

TTOC Prep Time Coverage

TTOCs are entitled to the same scheduled non-instructional time as the teacher they are replacing.Should an TTOC be asked to cover for a different teacher during their non-instructional block, they are entitled toan additional 1/4 day’s pay. A form for claiming...
VTF & VSTA General Meetings

VTF & VSTA General Meetings

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 4:00 PM at the Tupper Secondary Auditorium The VTF General Meeting will be followed by the VSTA General Meeting. VTF GENERAL MEETING AGENDA Ratification of Local Bargaining PackageQuorum MotionThat III. (ii) of the VTF Constitution be changed...