Weingarten: Right to Representation

In 1975, U.S. Supreme Court ruled in the ‘Weingarten’ case, that employees have the right to representation in a meeting that they (the member) believe could lead to disciplinary action. Should members ever feel that they are in such a meeting with a supervisor, they...

Compressed Calendar? What You Need to Consider

As many of our members have likely heard there is, again, discussion about compressing the work calendar in the District.  Although no real proposal has yet been distributed (nor agreed to), there are many rumors and much speculation flying around about what it might...

Contract Watch: Tenure

As most members know, one of the most important roles the union plays is making sure that the negotiated items within the bargaining agreement are being followed. Understanding and explaining contract language, as well as maintaining good lines of communication with...

Grievance Workshop – November 7

This Friday, November 7th, 2014 from 3:00 – 5:00 pm, the SBCCDTA will be holding a workshop focused on grievances at the union office  – 1997 E Marshall Blvd, San Bernardino, CA  92404.  Food will be provided. During this workshop, the basics of grievances will...

New Contract Agreements Articles: 10, 11, 2, 13, 14 and 29

When the District supplies the union with an updated version of the newly negotiated contract these changes will appear in that document. Until we receive that version of the contract here are pdfs of the newly negotiated articles 10, 11, and the in-progress...

New Salary Schedules

As we all know the union negotiations team (led by Guy Hinrichs) recently got us our first increases in salary since January 2008.  Since we are awaiting the newly printed contract and we know many of you want to see these schedules, here they are in pdf format: The...