Posted in September 2013

5% Raise Effective July 1, 2013…

…for YOUR PRINCIPAL! Guess who’s getting a 5% raise? (Hint: Not you.) At the September 3rd School Board meeting, the Board approved post-Prop. 30 salary restorations based on the language that the various employee unions bargained back in June 2012. Here is the breakdown: CSEA: Nothing… because they never took any concessions in the first … Continue reading

SDEA Board Report: Transparency versus Secrecy

By Shane Parmely, CTA State Council Delegate Committee Controversy Committee meetings might not sound like the most exciting thing in the world, but a debate at the September 4, 2013 SDEA Board meeting clearly demonstrated the major difference of philosophies between the two main caucuses on our Board. SDEA Secretary Michelle Sanchez made a motion … Continue reading