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SEPTEMBER 17, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #28 - Updated public health guidance for K-12 schools

As we return to classrooms and adapt to our new normal, the BC Centre for Disease Control has updated its...

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SEPTEMBER 14, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #27 - We will miss you, Sister Kristine

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of CUPE National Servicing Representative Kristine Taggart. Kristine...

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SEPTEMBER 14, 2020

CUPE’s emergency dispatchers reborn as Local 8911

VANCOUVER— More than twenty years after being brought into the Canadian Union of Public Employees as a sub-local of the...

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SEPTEMBER 11, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #26 - Welcome back!

WELCOME BACK! I hope everyone had a good week and that orientations went smoothly. If issues come up around safety...

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SEPTEMBER 9, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #25 - COVID-19 FAQ #7

For more information on the K-12 Restart, please continue to visit bcschools.cupe.ca as information is regularly updated. In safety and...

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SEPTEMBER 4, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #24 - Additional K-12 funding will support a safe restart

Education Minister Rob Fleming’s funding announcement on Thursday is good news for our members and for a safe restart in...

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SEPTEMBER 3, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #23 – CUPE K-12 Site Safety Committees

CUPE K-12 site health and safety committees do not fall under the jurisdiction of WorkSafeBC. The Workers Compensation Board and...

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SEPTEMBER 3, 2020

Federal funding for Safe Return to Class should be distributed by School Districts—CUPE BC

CUPE BC President Paul Faoro wrote the attached letter to Education Minister Rob Fleming yesterday recommending that the federal government’s...

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AUGUST 31, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #22 - COVID-19 FAQ #6

As we get ready for the September 8 return to schools, it seems as though this summer has flown by....