Meetings & Minutes – April 28, 2022

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Council will be held at John Oliver Cafeteria on April 28, 2022 at 4:00pm.

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VSTA Council Meeting

Thursday, April 28, 2022

4:00-6:00 pm

Location: John Oliver Secondary (Cafeteria)


Parking Code: 12106



Chair:  Omar Kassis
4:00 The VSTA acknowledges that we work and live on the unceded joint traditional territory of the ʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil ̓-Waututh) Nations.
  1. Commitment to Solidarity  (2021-12-10, EC)
  2. Agenda
  3. Minutes of February 24, 2022
  4. Site Issues

2022-23 Budget Presentation

THAT the VSTA Council recommend the proposed 2022-2023 budget to the VSTA General Meeting on May 17, 2022 with no change in fees.

  6. AGM Format
  7. Nominating Committee Calls for Scrutineers – Jon Au, George Kanavos, Joe Lee
  8. Remedy (2020-2021 and current)
  9. Secondary Working Group (semester system)
  10. Timetable Committee Minutes
  11. Local Bargaining Update
  12. Indigenous Focused Grad requirement
5:15 RAFFLE!
  13. VSTA Committees
    a) Indigenous EducationSpirit Lavallee sends regrets
    b) Health & SafetyMichael-Don Borason sends regrets
    c) Professional DevelopmentKathryn Walks
    d) Social & Environmental JusticeSarah Ng sends regrets
    e) TTOCPaul Falardeau
    f) Working/Learning Conditions & BargainingJesse Taylor
    g) Technology Carl Janze
  14. Unfinished Business
  15. New Business
6:00 16. Adjournment