CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS 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 Constitutional and...
Pre-Retirement Workshops

Pre-Retirement Workshops

ENTER TEXT HERE Latest NewsOnline School Union Rep Training3:44 pm 21 Oct 2020Social & Environmental Justice Updates & Opportunities11:55 am 21 Oct 2020New Teachers’ Workshop11:16 am 16 Oct 2020Women’s History Month9:42 am 06 Oct 2020Orange Shirt...
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...
Black History Month

Black History Month

In Canada, “Every February, Canadians are invited to participate in Black History Month festivities and events that honour the legacy of Black Canadians, past and present.” Black History Month Resources BCTF Black History Month resources A guide for online...
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...
PUBLIC MONEY FOR PRIVATE SCHOOLS

PUBLIC MONEY FOR PRIVATE SCHOOLS

ENTER TEXT HERE Latest NewsOnline School Union Rep Training3:44 pm 21 Oct 2020Social & Environmental Justice Updates & Opportunities11:55 am 21 Oct 2020New Teachers’ Workshop11:16 am 16 Oct 2020Women’s History Month9:42 am 06 Oct 2020Orange Shirt...