Meeting minutes Nov. 6, 2017

Site Representative Council minutes Nov. 6, 2017

  1. Call to Order 4 p.m.
  2. Motion to approve the Agenda with flexibility (K. Bryan/Hunt) Motion carries
  3. Motion to approve the September 11, 2017 Minutes (Hunt/Williamson) Motion carries
  4. Motion to approve the October 2, 2017 Minutes (Jacques/Hunt) Motion carries
  5. NTA and Forrester Financial presentations
  6. Treasurer’s Report (Janet Renfrow) see report on fsuta.org
  • 2017-2018 Budget
  • Motion to approve 2017-2018 Budget (Wright/Blom) Motion carries
  1. President’s Report (Nancy Dunn) see report on fsuta.org
  • Impasse FAQs distributed
  • Impasse info distributed
  • For 10-Minute meetings
  • Grievance info distributed
  • Conference info
  • Elite Charter discussion has been moved to December
  • Organizing Report (Dan Pozzesi) see written report
  • Adding “Tailgating with Teachers” and “Work to Contract” to Unity Tuesday, so teachers are visible to parents dropping off students
    • Leave staff meetings together at the ending time
  • Raffle for teachers wearing orange during Unity Tuesday on the next three Tuesdays
  • Try to get two teachers and two supportive parents to the Nov. 9 Board Meeting
  • Roughly 1.5 extra weeks worked per month/per teacher, according to the data reported by members
  1. Grievance Report (Keitha Bryan)
  • 13 grievances at the site level
  • Evaluation grievance filed district-wide
  • Personal necessity—district is trying to harass teachers about personal necessity and sick days
  • Team teaching—principals need to give elementary teachers the forms to allow team-teaching
  • Triad walk-throughs may NOT be used for evaluation; if they are, forward the form to Keitha Bryan and Nancy Dunn
  1. Bargaining Report (Stephanie Cobb)
  • Side-by-Side Bargaining Comparison distributed 
  1. Break-Out sessions with Eboard Reps to record site issues, check site rosters, and note who signed the class-size petition

Meeting adjourned 6 p.m.