School Union Reps Training – January 2016

Special Opportunity: School Union Rep Training for Staff Reps and Pro-D Reps

8:30 am – 2:45 pm Eaglequest Golf Centre 7778 – 152 Street, Surrey

Lunch provided

Staff Reps and Pro-D Reps should pick ONE of the following dates  to attend together if possible – January 19th, 20th, 21st, 26th, 27th or 28th.

Winter Staff Rep Training is upon us. The BCTF has a new workshop called “Education Change: The Big Picture” which focuses on the changes coming to education. It’s a fabulous opportunity for Staff Reps and Pro-D Reps to work together.

Education Change: The Big Picture
This SURT workshop is intended for Staff Reps and Pro-D Reps to attend together. This workshop provides reps with the “big picture” issues in education change including the importance of
• the school community and the values that are fundamental to public education.
• the teacher’s professional voice, autonomy, and collective agreement rights related to education change.
• resources, support, and working conditions necessary for the successful implementation of education change.
• a thorough understanding of the many elements of the government’s education change plans, including revised curriculum.
• member, local, and BCTF involvement, through appropriate processes, in any education change initiatives.


  • BCTF Workshop: Education Change
  • Report from the president
  • School concerns Q & A

Online Registration: Staff Reps and Pro-D Reps should pick ONE of the following dates  to attend together if possible.

January 19, 2016

January 20, 2016

January 21, 2016

January 26, 2016

January 27, 2016

January 28, 2016

Leave of Absence information:

Leave type: STA Business, Article G.21.7.gii
Leave: with pay
Cost of TOC: to be borne by STA
Attention: Gioia Breda

Please refrain from wearing perfumes, colognes, aftershaves and other scented products at all STA events.

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