The right to free and fair collective bargaining is a fundamental freedom, protected by the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Thank you for your solidarity and standing up to protect the right to fight for good jobs, decent wages, and a better life.
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Students, Parents, and Education Workers Deserve Better
CUPE education workers are ready to negotiate a contract that protects and expands services for students The Canadian Union of Public Employees CUPE Ontario School Boards Council of Unions (OSBCU) represents over 55,000 education workers in 600+ different jobs in schools each of whom play a vital role in student success.
Over the last 4 years funding for schools has been cut by $800 per student (adjusted for inflation). That works out to a cut of $1.
This is a very short summary of key bargaining proposals tabled by CUPE-OSBCU frontline education workers. The summary does not capture all details of each proposal, nor does it capture every single proposal that was presented to the Council of Trustees Associations and the Ministry of Education negotiators.
The summary does not capture all details of each proposal, nor does it capture every single proposal that was presented to the Council of Trustees Associations and the Ministry of Education negotiators.