Why is it called Bargaining 2020?

The last round of collective agreements expired on August 31, 2020. Phases 1 and 2, the central portions of bargaining, are complete. Local bargaining has commenced. This 2020 bargaining remains until all school divisions reach a memorandum of agreement.

Current status of Bargaining 2020

Bargaining has three phases:

Bargaining process infographic depicting current stage is local bargaining.

In phase 1, the Association and the Teachers’ Employer Bargaining Association (TEBA) negotiate the list of central items.

View the finalized List of All Matters (LAM).

In phase 2, the Association and TEBA negotiate individual central items on that list.

View the mediator's recommended terms for settlement and agreed-to items.

In phase 3, bargaining units and school divisions negotiate the local items.

Phase 2 resulted in a mediator’s recommendation, which was ratified by teachers and TEBA.

Local bargaining for this round begins in the 2022/23 school year.

Collective agreements

Collective agreements for teachers employed in each of Alberta's 61 public, separate and francophone school divisions

Current agreements


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