I consider it important, indeed urgently necessary, for intellectual workers to get together, both to protect their own economic status and, also, generally speaking, to secure their influence in the political field.

-Albert Einstein (commenting on why he joined the AFT)

News & Updates

The latest news and updates from USEP.

USEP Bargaining Update: New Proposals

Posted by USEP on Jun 12, 2015

After another week of bargaining sessions, proposals are moving and progressing along.  USEP confirmed the District’s intent to allow a few long-standing MOU’s to expire and received the District’s initial proposal on teacher evaluations. USEP also made progress...

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End of School Year Bargaining Update

Posted by USEP on Jun 2, 2015

As we head into the summer months, your colleagues on the USEP bargaining teams will continue to volunteer their time and talents to work toward a settlement with the District for the 2015-2016 contracts. We hope that you will take an active interest in negotiations...

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USEP Bargaining Update: Negotiations Continue

Posted by USEP on May 21, 2015

The Union and District Teams for School-Related Personnel (SRP) returned to the bargaining table tonight to continue discussions to improve working conditions for our Teachers and SRP. Unfortunately, due to the state Legislature’s inability to pass a budget, financial...

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