False Claims by County Govt. Education Officer

Yesterday, many TAAAC members received an email from the County Executive’s Education Officer, Amalie Brandenburg. Recipients should be aware that statements made by Ms. Brandenburg are not always consistent with fact. Those that have been paying attention for a few years will remember her murdering an explanation of the teacher pension system, later to be…

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Tentative Agreement and a List of Current Specialty Drugs

On April 5, 2017, TAAAC’s Association Representative Council ratified a tentative agreement on changes to the prescription drug co-payment tiers. The agreement was reached through negotiations that began over a year ago on March 20, 2016. It is anticipated that the Board of Education will hold its ratification vote on April 19, 2017. A summary…

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Negotiations Begin / Survey Coming

Negotiations between TAAAC and the Board for fiscal year 2018 kicked off on September 29th. The session was intended to cover some preliminary issues, and accomplished what was intended. The teams got re-acquainted, a negotiating calendar was prepared through March 22th, 2017, and the joint committee on extra-curricular classification created in the previous Agreement was…

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