News

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…

Read More

Contract Ratified

TAAAC Representatives Ratify Contract at September Association Representative Council TAAAC Reps gathered at Severna Park Middle School on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 for the first Association Representative Council. 122 Reps were in attendance during the meeting for a 73% representation. 84 units (school buildings) were present for an 62% representation. The straw ballot put out…

Read More

Mediation Begins on Monday, August 15th, Some Input Needed

Mandatory mediation is scheduled to begin in four more days. TAAAC is preparing some exhibits that will contrast Anne Arundel County’s treatment of salaries and wages of certificated public school educators with those of most other Anne Arundel County government employee bargaining units. For those who may not already be aware, teachers have not been…

Read More

Response to Statement on TAAAC / Board Impasse

In the Capital/Gazette yesterday, June 23, 2016, the following statement appeared: Stacy Korbelak, school board president, said the union’s requests for more compensations came too late in the budget schedule. The school system would have to pull money from other parts of the budget to pay for additional compensation, she said. “Do you not hire…

Read More

Board Adopts FY17 Operating Budget

DOWNLOAD BUDGET ADOPTION Yesterday, in a unanimous vote of 8-0-0 the Board of Education adopted an operating budget of $1,121,630,500, a total of $36,132,800 (or 3.33%) over fiscal year 2016. The major funding category of Instructional Salaries and Wages, however, increased by only 1.94%.  Board members, or most of them, took the opportunity to compliment the…

Read More