USEP SRP Bargaining Update The USEP SRP bargaining team met with the district-team again (for the third time) on Monday, July 15, 2019 to continue discussions related to the 2019/ 2020 contract negotiations. Below is a brief summary of what’s been proposed and/ or accomplished so far: The following contact language proposals were signed off: Read more
We hope you are enjoying your summer break and perhaps beginning to think about returning to school. We wanted to contact you all and give you an update as to developments on the Superintendent’s teaching “6 of 6” district objective. We are having conversations with the District staff in regard to this initiative because of Read more
After counting teacher votes, the United School Employees of Pasco received a stamp of approval on the most recently negotiated contracts with the District School Board of Pasco County. Eligible employees cast ballots this past Wednesday and the votes were counted today. The USEP Officers, staff, and volunteers just completed the counting at the the United Read more
Instructional Negotiations Update! The Union and District Instructional Bargaining Teams met again last evening and were able to resolve several contractual issues that had been at “Impasse”. The objective of several informal conversations and the bargaining session last night was to attempt to resolve the remaining issues and reduce the number of issues at Read more
With a majority school related personnel (SRP) casting ballots, the United School Employees of Pasco received a stamp of approval on the most recently negotiated contracts with the District School Board of Pasco County. On Thursday, February 14th, the ratification ballot counting was done at the United School Employees of Pasco offices. Of those SRP Read more
USEP Reaches Settlement for SRP, Declares Impasse for Instructional Unit! Bargaining teams from USEP and the District met again last night and moved the process forward – settling one contract and moving the other to the “impasse” process. The details are: School Related Personnel (SRP) We have settled this contract for the 2018-2019 school year! Read more
On December 13th, the USEP and District bargaining teams gathered for a joint bargaining session in the hopes of resolving all remaining issues, including salary increases. The District teams presented several proposals labeled ‘Best & Final’, however what may be ‘final’ offers are certainly NOT what’s ‘best’ for our teachers and SRP. After seven months Read more
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