Deadline for Applications: September 16, 2022
The STA is offering 6 Academic Scholarships, 6 Bursaries and 2 Jennifer Wadge Social Justice Awards. These awards are available to students who graduated during the 2020/2021 Academic Year and are children of active STA Members. For more information and applications, please see our Scholarship & Awards page.
Local bargaining is starting November 1. Your bargaining committee has already been working on both provincial and local aspects of a new collective agreement. Last year we hosted a survey andRead more
The Collective Agreement provides for six non-instructional days, four of which are teacher-directed. Admin has one non-instructional day that they are responsible for planning and this single day cannot be split. Teachers have professionalRead more
If Monday, September 27th is a teacher-directed Pro-D Day at your school and you have a staff meeting scheduled for that day, the meeting cannot happen during instructional hours, because a staff meetingRead more
We acknowledge with gratitude and respect that STA members have the privilege of working on the unceded ancestral territory of the Coast Salish peoples, the qʼʷa:n̓ƛʼən̓ (Kwantlen), q̓ic̓əy̓ (Katzie), qiqéyt (Qayqayt) and sɛmiˈɑːmuː (Semiahmoo) who have cared for this land for thousands of years, and who continue to care for this land. As educators, we are committed to actions aimed at healing the broken relationship between settlers and Indigenous peoples.
The Advocate is a seasonal publication for members. The Advocate contains a report from the President, information from the table officers, updates, and information on current educational issues and issues of importance to Surrey teachers.