Comparison To Other Districts Perhaps the most important thing to read right now! A summary of the current contract compared with the board offer and the NFT counter offer.
2002 Collective Bargaining Agreement A lengthy but important read. This is a scanned copy of the CBA that was implemented in 2002 and is still effective today. Both the board and union offers merely ammend or modify the details in this agreement.
Work To Contract Action Get the details of the NFT's work to contract action. Here's a fun exercise: read through the WTC action to see what NFT members believe is all they are expected to do. Then compare that with what they are receiving as compensation...enjoy
Professional Standards and Practices Comission The State of PA has a commission dedicated to ensuring the quality of education in PA. Specifically, there is a professional educator discipline system, the procedures of which you should be aware. Highly recommended reading for parents to know their rights and their options.
Summary of Contract Situation A 2-page summary of the current teacher contracts and negotations to date. An important read and easy to share with your friends and neighbors! Provided by Taxpayers for a Fair Neshaminy School Budget.
PA AFT Pennsylvania's branch of the American Federation of Teachers.
Strike-Free Legislation PA schools need protection from teacher strikes. Although we are in the top 10 for teacher salaries, we are only one of three in that list that allow strikes. That puts us in the same boat as California and Illinois (any coincidence they are also are two most bankrupt states?). Be sure to speak with your State and Federal representatives and tell them you want this bill passed in PA ASAP!
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