What's New

March 19, 2020
Joint Statement from BCPSEA, BCTF, and CUPE BC  Learn More

March 18, 2020
@issue No. 2020-04 COVID-19: Issues and Resources  Learn More

March 4, 2020
@issue No. 2020-03 COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus): Issues and Resources  Learn More

February 27, 2020
@issue No. 2020-02 Canadian Teachers' Federation National Day of Action: BCTF Walk-in  Learn More

February 21, 2020
@issue No. 2020-01 Layoffs - Legislative Requirements  Learn More

February 12, 2020
For the Record No. 2020-01 BCPSEA Responses to BCTF and Local Teachers' Association Statements    Learn More

February 10, 2020
Newslink Express 2020-02 Report: BCPSEA Board of Directors Meeting    Learn More

February 7, 2020
Newslink Express 2020-01 Conference Report: Annual General Meeting    Learn More


2019-2020 ONCORE Schedule

Featured Learning Opportunity
Making the Right Hire
May 8, 2020  - 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
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Hold the Date:  BCPSEA Fall Symposium
November 2-3, 2020

The BCPSEA Fall Symposium is scheduled for November 2 -3, 2020 at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, Vancouver, BC.

Further details coming soon.

Collective Bargaining


On March 26, 2020, the BC Public School Employers’ Association reached a tentative Provincial Collective Agreement with the BC Teachers’ Federation.

The agreement is for a three-year term and further details will be released after ratification by public boards of education and public school teachers.

BCPSEA News Release March 26, 2020

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Unionized Support Staff

BCPSEA and the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) K-12 Presidents' Council, along with representatives of the K-12 public education sector's other support staff unions, achieved a Provincial Framework Agreement (PFA) in 2018. The PFA paved the way for local school districts and local support staff unions to commence and conclude local bargaining. It should be noted that inclusion of the PFA in the collective agreement is voluntary on the part of the local school district and their local union. Local school district-local support staff union collective bargaining is now concluded for the term July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2022...  Learn More

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