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JANUARY 25, 2021

K-12 Bulletin #51 - COVID one year later

Today marks the one-year anniversary of Canada’s first COVID-19 case. This is a difficult milestone for us all, but it...

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JANUARY 22, 2021

K-12 Bulletin #50 - Government of B.C. rolls out vaccine plan

  The Province’s immunization plan, announced today,  applies an age-based approach. Phase 1 and Phase 2 focus on protecting those...

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JANUARY 21, 2021

K-12 Bulletin #49 - Keeping safe in the pandemic

Throughout the pandemic, the BCCDC and Provincial Health Officer have reiterated that transmission rates of COVID-19 in schools is low....

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JANUARY 18, 2021

Peer harm reduction workers vote unanimously to join CUPE 1004

VANCOUVER—The representation vote held on March 9, 2020 by “Peer” harm reduction workers employed by the Portland Hotel Society (PHS)...

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JANUARY 14, 2021

K-12 Bulletin #48 - STOP contracting out

Important information about EA hours and early care and learning CUPE National and CUPE BC have long supported the creation...

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JANUARY 12, 2021

K-12 Bulletin #47 - K-12 members get the message out

Troy TardiffCUPE 1851 custodian Custodian Troy Tardiff has always loved working with people. He was a cleaning supervisor in a...

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JANUARY 11, 2021

Overcoming the pandemic with positivity

NORTH VANCOUVER—Before COVID-19 hit, Patricia Richetto had worked at École André-Piolat for 14 years. It was her comfort zone. The...

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JANUARY 11, 2021

Langley custodian highlighted for his role at Shortreed Community School

LANGLEY—CUPE 1851 member Troy Tardiff, a custodian at Shortreed Community School in Langley, has always loved working with people. Tardiff...

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JANUARY 8, 2021

K-12 Bulletin #46

Welcome to 2021, K-12 CUPE members. We hope you had a much deserved restful break. As we enter the new...