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TEA Elections 2015-17       No TEA elections were necessary this year as we had one pledge for each officer position. Please help me to welcome your new TEA Leadership Team. Their term will begin officially on May 26, 2015.

President Jason Freed
Vice President Jennifer Marlowe
Secretary Cathy Paredes
Treasurer Frances Banales
Palo Verde Anna Timney
Pueblo Sean Borland
Rincon/University Bill Wildish
Sabino Lisa Cole
Sahuaro Tamara Santos
Tucson Christy Sainz
Monday, May 11th Wednesday, May 13th
General Membership/AR Meeting
ESP At-Large Connie Singleton
Ethnic Minority At-Large Margaret Chaney

Special Elections will be held for the following Area Director Positions. Please look for the pledge to serve forms for: Catalina, Cholla, & Santa Rita.

AEA Retired – Tucson Chapter, Arizona Education Association – Region A & Tucson Education Association are Honoring Southern Arizona Legislators on Saturday, January 31, 2015 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. If you are interested in attending please see the attached flyer for more information.

TEA Member: Please consider representing TEA at this year’s AEA Delegate Assembly April 24- 25, 2015 being held at the WigWam Resorts. TEA will offer a stipend to offset the costs however it may not cover all expenses. The attached Pledge-to-Serve form needs to be turned in no later than Wednesday, January 28th by 5:00 p.m. to the TEA Office or just email: tea.office@tucsonea.org with your acceptance of this commitment. All delegates must attend the pre caucus meeting prior to the Delegate Assembly. Delegates will be notified of the date of the pre caucus meeting after the elections. An election will be held should we receive more pledges than number of seats allocated to TEA. Thank you for your consideration to represent TEA at the AEA Delegate Assembly.

TEA President's Update September 22nd -Please take time to read the attached Flyer to get the most current information.

Consensus and WCFS Agreements/Negotiations - First and foremost we are addressing concerns with the agreement and will not ratify until those issues are addressed. The TUSD Governing Board approved the tentative agreements with no other changes. We are posting the agreements, however as we are moving forward with discussions it’s is difficult to update where we are in the process. As soon as we have more information you will receive an accurate update and a timeline to ratify.

  • WCFS/Consensus Accrual of Personal Leave Time-short Term Solution 9/13/14
  • Consensus Article 30
  • Contingency Language for Compensation
  • MOA for 12 Month Leave Time (return lost days from 2012-13 Negotiations)

2014-15 Consensus   2014-15 Consensus Summary Changes
2014-15 White Collar/Food Service  2014-15 White Collar/Food Service Summary Changes

make aptTEA is committed to visiting members and being present at our school sites, as well as interfacing with district leadership and our community, so the TEA office is often closed. We try to staff all day Wednesday but please schedule an appointment to insure that someone will be in the office to meet with you.

Past President's Messages

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