02-10-2009 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #31


Title
Ratification of Contracts for the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 Collective Bargaining Agreements between the School Board of Brevard County and the Brevard Federation of Teachers

Discussion

On January 26, 2009, the Board and the Brevard Federation of Teachers came to a tentative agreement on the collective bargaining agreement for a two year contract for 2008-2009 and 2009-2010.  Salary and differentiated pay schedules will be frozen at the 2007-2008 rates.  Benefit plan rates for 2007-2008 will be effective until June 30, 2009.  Attached is a copy of the language for the tentative agreement.

The Brevard Federation of Teachers will provide the results of the contract vote at the time of the Board meeting on February 10, 2009.



Recommendation
Approve the ratification of the contract salary and language for the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 collective bargaining agreements between the Board and the Brevard Federation of Teachers.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 2/10/2009

Authority for Action
F.S. 447.039 and 447.403

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Operating - Other

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
09TBDYESVARIOUSVARIOUSVARIOUSVARIOUSVARIOUSVARIOUS
10TBDYESVARIOUSVARIOUSVARIOUSVARIOUSVARIOUSVARIOUS

Contact

Joy A. Salamone, Director - Human Resources Services/Labor Relations, extension 265.




Attachment:  Contract language for ratification 1.27.09.pdf
Attachment:  MOU - 37.5 hour workweek.pdf
Attachment:  Contract for 08-09 & 09-10.pdf