4/13/21 – Council tonight! Don’t forget to register to join us

April AR council tonight

Join us tonight as we roll out the plan to win at the bargaining table, not only for salary and compensation but major changes to your collective bargaining agreement.

Register for the link to join us this afternoon at 4:30 pm here:



What are you hoping for in compensation this year?

Last chance for the 2021 salary and compensation survey – open through April 15th at 5:00 pm – please encourage every JCEA member you know to participate!


Virtual collective bargaining tomorrow April 14th

Join us for virtual bargaining. Tomorrow’s JCEA proposals affect nearly every single educator in our district. If you can’t stay for the entire session, join us for the “10 with your team” live debrief and question and answer session with your bargaining team right after bargaining.

Virtual bargaining sessions and “10 with your team” are live-streamed in the JCEA #RedforEd Facebook group.

To view bargaining without Facebook use the district’s live stream:



Article 8 – Licensed Educators, Resources and Class Size/Case Loads

Highlights of what we are fighting for:

  • A full-time DTL in every school
  • Increased student mental health supports
  • Lower ratios for school counselors
  • Class size caps for secondary schools
  • Smaller class sizes for Title I schools
  • New language for Pre-school educators

… and more!

Article 10 – Collaboration

Highlights of what we are fighting for:

  • Uplifting the importance of collaboration as a means to increase teacher efficacy and shared leadership across the district
  • Stronger language and clearer definitions of shared leadership and decision making
  • Accountability for schools who are not following the collaborative decision-making process
  • Yearly training for leadership teams to ensure every school year begins with a focus on best practice, new initiatives, and reviewing/reassessing team norms to support positive climate and culture and value educator voice.

… and more!