Posted in July 2012

83 Laid Off Members NOT Recalled After All

Not Everyone Will Be Recalled Many laid off SDEA members learned today that the passage of the TA does not mean that they are guaranteed a recall after all. 83 K-12 educators will not be recalled unless 83 more senior teachers decide not to come back. These 83 K-12 educators are in addition to the … Continue reading

Member Blog Post from Peter Burrell

Democracy? Bill Freeman’s June 27th email to all SDEA members touts the ratification process of the Tentative Agreement as “a powerful display of union democracy”. This rings hollow when one looks closer to what has actually transpired. Disenfranchised voting, one-way district supported communication, disingenuous incentives, no preconditions for bargaining, weak initial bargaining positions and a … Continue reading