OSBCC Updates

/OSBCC Updates

New CUPE Benefits Trust Transition Date

An important update on the CUPE EWBT Moving all eligible CUPE members in the province into the CUPE Education Workers’ Benefits Trust (CUPE EWBT) is a major undertaking, involving many stakeholders and moving parts. While we’ve made great progress to date, there have been some obstacles to overcome. To date, a significant number of Boards [...]

December 8th, 2017|OSBCC Updates, Uncategorized|

OSBCC Bulletin September 2017

In this OSBCC Update the following topics are discussed: • Remedy to Charter Challenge • Restructuring • Central Disputes Committee • Provincial Health and Safety Working Group • Long-Term Disability Working Group • Benefits Trust • Collaborative Professionalism • Celebrating Our Successes! Click here to download the September 2017 Newsletter

September 28th, 2017|OSBCC Updates|

OSBCC Newsletter July 2017

In this the 4th OSBCC newsletter of 2017, updates on the following topics are discussed: Charter Challenge & Payment of Settlement Benefits Trust LTD Working Group Provincial Health and Safety Working Group Restructuring Discussion Central Disputes Click Here to download the 4th OSBCC update 2017

July 20th, 2017|OSBCC Updates|

CUPE Press release re the Bill 115 Remedy

      After Bill 115 was made law CUPE along with other Education Unions challenged its legitimacy in the courts as we believed this Bill violated our Charter rights.  As a result of the challenge in 2016 Bill 115 was declared unconstitutional because the courts found that the Bill violated our freedom of association. [...]

June 15th, 2017|OSBCC Updates|

OSBCC Newsletter May 2017

In this the 3rd OSBCC newsletter of 2017 the following topics are discussed: Preparing to resume Remedy discussions. Benefits Trust Updates Grants for Student Needs Enhancement Funds for new CUPE Permanent positions School Closures OSBCC restructuring. Cick here to download the OSBCC newsletter:  OSBCC_Third update May 2017

May 3rd, 2017|OSBCC Updates|

OSBCC Newsletter April 5, 2017

In this the 2nd OSBCC newsletter of 2017 the following topics are discussed: School Boards Collective Bargaining Act passes Remedy discussion Benefits Trust Updates New Regulations for the Full Day Kindergarten program Grants for Student Needs coming out Cick here to download the OSBCC newsletter: OSBCC_Second update of 2017_April 2017

April 6th, 2017|OSBCC Updates|

OSBCC Newsletter March 1, 2017

This OSBCC Newsletter provides updates on the School Board Collective Bargaining Act (Bill 92 / SBCBA) Please click here to download the newsletter

March 1st, 2017|OSBCC Updates|

OSBCC Update November 25, 2016

This OSBCC Newsletter updates the membership on the extension talks with the Government.   Click here to download the complete Newsletter  

November 25th, 2016|OSBCC Updates|

OSBCC Fall Update – November 10-16

The OSBCC update for November 10, 2016 contains information on the following items: Proposed changes to the School Boards Collective Bargaining Act Update on the Provincial Benefits Plan Contract Extension Discussion Fighting School Closures Campaign for Whole School Funding LTD Working Group Click here to download the Nov 10-16 OSBCC Update

November 10th, 2016|OSBCC Updates|

OSBCC Provincial Benefits Update Oct. 14, 2016

An update on the move toward a new province-wide benefits plan As we move into the fall, we’d like to update you on the progress of this important initiative. As you know, CUPE – like others in the education sector – is studying the viability of moving to a single benefits plan for all members [...]

October 14th, 2016|OSBCC Updates|