Preparing for bargaining our next collective agreement is currently underway. Locals have asked for input from members regarding local priorities for bargaining at both the local and provincial tables. The BCTF Bargaining Conference was held on October
26-27, 2018, where local delegates voted on the bargaining objectives that the BCTF will take forward when negotiations begin early in 2019. Members will be informed as to the progress of bargaining in numerous ways, through
their local association via member communications, through information posted on the BCTF Member Portal, and through BCTF Bargaining Bulletins.
Collective agreements for BCTF members are accessible in the
Instructions for members logging into the portal: Your BCTF member ID number is your login username. If you need help registering for the first time or logging in, please refer to our
portal help guide If you need further help, email
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 604-871-2119 or toll-free 1-800-663-9163 (local 2119).
Declaration of Teaching and Learning Conditions
The Declaration of Teaching and Learning Conditions (Jul 2014) sets out the rights and responsibilities
of BCTF locals and members, the rights and responsibilities of students, and the teaching and learning provisions that will ensure an education system of the highest quality and responsibility.