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  ESUHSD & ESTA NEGOTIATIONS

Bargaining Update
 
February 15, 2019
 
Today’s Bargaining Highlights
 
 
ESTA and the District negotiation teams met today for our fourth session of negotiations for 2018-2019.
Today we met for a ½ day session.

Here are today’s highlights:
  • District and ESTA had a collaborative dialogue regarding Article 29 (Special Education)
  • District and ESTA discussed federal and state requirements related to Special Education
  • District and ESTA briefly discussed last salary proposals from both District and ESTA
 
The next bargaining meeting is scheduled for Friday, March 1 and March 8.

We hope this information is helpful as both teams work together.
 
Thank you,
 
Dr. John Rubio (Associate Superintendent –HR) and Brandon Rosato (ESTA Chief Negotiator)
 
 
 
February 13, 2019
 
Today’s Bargaining Highlights

ESTA and the District negotiation teams met today for our third day of negotiations for 2018-2019.
 
Here are today’s highlights:
  • District gave ESTA language proposals for Article 29 (Special Education),
    and Article 14 (Hours)
  • District gave ESTA counter-offer on Article 26 (Compensation and Benefits)
  • ESTA responded to Articles 14 (Hours), Article 15 (Class Size), and Article 29 (Special Education)
  • ESTA responded to District counter-offer on Article 26 (Compensation and Benefits)
  • District and ESTA discussed language in Article 14 (Hours) and Article 29 (Special Education)
 
The next bargaining meeting is scheduled for Friday, February 15.

We hope this information is helpful as both teams work together.
 
Thank you,
 
Brandon Rosato (ESTA Chief Negotiator) and Dr. John Rubio (Associate Superintendent –HR)
 
 
 
 
February 8, 2019
 
Today’s Bargaining Highlights - Day 2
 
The District and ESTA negotiating teams met today for our second day of negotiations for 2018-2019.

Here are today’s highlights:
  • District gave ESTA language proposals for Articles 18 (Teaching Conditions),
    30 (Alternative Education) and Appendix C (Part 2 – Coaching/Athletic Pay-Coaches Salary Schedule)
  • District gave ESTA an initial counter-offer on Article 26 Salary
  • ESTA listened to District proposals for clarification
  • ESTA gave District counter-offer on Article 26 Salary
 
Next Bargaining meeting scheduled for Wednesday, February 13.

We hope this information is helpful as both teams work together.
 
Thank you,
 
Dr. John Rubio (Associate Superintendent –HR) and Brandon Rosato (ESTA Chief Negotiator)
 
 
 
 
February 7, 2019
 
 
Today’s Bargaining Highlights - Day 1
 
The district and ESTA negotiating teams met today in our first day of negotiations for 2018-2019.

The negotiating teams have agreed to publish a joint communication of highlights from each bargaining day.
 
Here are today’s highlights:
  • ESTA and the District came to consensus on revised bargaining ground rules
  • District and ESTA signed a Tentative Agreement and revision of Article 26.1 (Compensation and Benefits) regarding where salary increases are to occur when increased
  • District presented revised budget information and impact of projected COLA’s
  • ESTA presented a salary proposal
  • District has not yet made a counter offer
  • District presented proposal regarding Article 15 (Class Size)
We hope this information is helpful as both teams work together.
 
Thank you,
 
Brandon Rosato (ESTA Chief Negotiator) and Dr. John Rubio (Associate Superintendent – Human Resources)