Cumberland Local

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Regional PD Committee
Report to General for May
1.    The CCRSB Regional PD Committee is made up of three Union Reps as well as 3 Board Reps and looks after funds for Article 60 of the Teachers Provincial Agreement.  
2.    Summer PD- Teachers can claim up to $400, prorated if necessary ($20,000 Budget).  
3.    Conference Grants- Teachers can claim up to $1800 and up to 5 days.  Budget $253,000 (up $15,000) which equals 150 conferences.
4.    University Course Claims-  The budget for this year is $400,000 (up $40,000)
5.    Teacher Initiated In-Service Days- $30,000 (1 day per budget year).
6.    October Conference- $215,000 (up from 200,000) Teachers can claim up to $250, prorated if necessary.  All teachers are encouraged to attend a Special Association Conference in October.  
7.    One Year Study Leave $50,000 1 granted from Chignecto Family
8.    ½ Year Study Leave $7,500 (down due to no Guidance co-hort)
9.    Short Courses- $1,000
10.    The other costs are sub costs for the committee ($5,000), sub costs for conferences($80,000) and Admin at $16,700
My email is kdmaclean@nstu.ca and I can be reached at 
902-660-2628 (h) and 902-661-2464 (s)