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SEPTEMBER 23, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #30 - Responding to COVID-19 cases at school

It is important to take appropriate action if students or staff become sick at school. The flowchart below shows what...

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SEPTEMBER 23, 2020

Provincial election 2020 statement

CUPE BC welcomes provincial election call, urges members to elect majority BC NDP government BURNABY—The B.C. provincial election on October...

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SEPTEMBER 22, 2020

Bulletin #29 – Orange Shirt Day: honouring residential school survivors on September 30th

As a young girl, Phyllis Jack Webstad was gifted a new orange shirt by her grandmother before she was taken...

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SEPTEMBER 18, 2020

Municipal Pension Plan Redesign: Moving Forward Together

BURNABY - The partners of the Municipal Pension Plan have launched a consultation for a proposed plan redesign that will...

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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...