News Release - September 15, 2000
TENTATIVE COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT REACHED WITH TEACHERS
Education Minister Jim Melenchuk today offered his congratulations to the
members of the government/trustee and teacher bargaining committees for
reaching a tentative collective agreement.
"I am particularly pleased teachers will be resuming their extra curricular
activities and lunch hour supervision immediately. This is good news for our
students and our schools," Melenchuk said.
"I believe the two bargaining teams have achieved a new collective agreement
which serves the interests of students, teachers, school boards and all
Negotiations with teachers resumed yesterday morning with a tentative agreement
announced earlier this afternoon. Details of the agreement will be released
after the ratification vote by teachers. The date for the vote has not been
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