Cumberland Local

Member Engagement Day 2016 | Executive Planning October 2016 | Substitute Teachers | Service Award | Regional Meeting - Tentative Agreement on Sept.21, 2016 | Conference Fund Application Form | Cumberland Teachers Honored for 25 Years of Service to CCRSB | IMPORTANT NOTICE OF CHANGE IN CHRONOLOGY FOR TERM TEACHERS! | | | Bill 148 - IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR NSTU MEMBERS | NSTU Cumberland Local General Meeting | Member Engagement Day, October 2015

We would like to congratulate Wade Van Snick as Cumberland Local's PE member for the upcoming term in office. A thank you goes out to Hope, as we appreciate her hard work on our local's behalf the last two (challenging) years. We also want to thank Steve Wells for putting his name forth and running a great campaign. The Cumberland Local is very fortunate to have such dedicated members. :)


Cumberland Local The Local will put $30 per diem if you are interested in attending teacher appreciation night on May 2nd. All you need to do is seek out Wade Van Snick at the Glengarry the night of the celebration to pick up your expense claim.


Could you please pass on to our members that the deadline for submitting your name for the election of Local President has been extended until Friday, April 21st. If anyone is interested in taking on a leadership role in the Local is encouraged to submit their name to Michelle DeCoff







Wonderful turn out at our Council of the Local meeting this evening. Thanks to all the reps who volunteer their time to help keep their colleagues informed as well as communicate concerns on their behalf. Great questions and conversation tonight. :)




The PA/PR Committee hosted a Movie Night this evening (February 23rd, 2017).  We were thrilled to have over 70 people participate! We hope you all had a fun night with family and friends, where you could kick back and relax and be entertained. Congratulations to Bill Murphy, who won the popcorn combo for he and his son Nolan! We hope you had fun at the movies! :)


Friday, February 17th, 2017

Our Cumberland Local members united for this historical moment of job action calling for respect of teachers and of unions. In solidarity we stand! #NSTUnited We are NSTU proud!!


Could you please let any staff member who may have a son or daughter who wishes to apply for the Cumberland Local NSTU Bursary know that the new form will be sent to Guidance Counselors at all high schools in Cumberland  soon. The form is now available on our Cumberland Local website.
All applications must be submitted on this year's form, and postmarked by April 21st, 2017.



A new Facebook page has been created.  I have sent out some friend request and erge members to spread the word.  Look us up at




Strike FAQ can be found 


The Teachers Plus Credit Union has put out a flyer on

Benefits to you as a Teacher. click on the link for further information:



The Cumberland Local celebrated Member Engagement Day 2016 through an active evening of bowling.

Thanks to all who were able to "spare" the time to "strike" up a conversation with colleagues and enjoy

the fun and laughter.  We hope this event was "right up your alley"! ;)


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Meetings will be held at Breakfast at Britany's unless stated otherwise.

Meal 4:15 - 4:30 all NSTU members are invited to all meetings



Revised Operational Procedures October 2015