2024 ACTA Negotiations Updates

  • ACTA Negotiations - March 7, 2024

    Posted by Human Resources on 3/7/2024

    To the Alameda County Office of Education community,

    The Alameda County Office of Education (County) and Alameda County Teachers Association (ACTA) negotiating teams met on Thursday, March 7, 2024.

    The County team shared proposals for Articles 17 - Assignment and Transfer of Teachers, as well as evaluation forms for School Nurse and School Counselor, and Work Year Calendars. A counter proposal was shared on Article 15 - Class Size. The ACTA team shared proposals for Article 21 - Teacher Benefits, Article 22- Salaries, and countered on Article 12 - Teaching Hours. The ACTA team indicated agreement on Article 15 - Class Size and Article 17 - Assignment and Transfer of Teachers, though formal Tentative Agreement will be held until all Articles are agreed. The teams are scheduled to meet again on March 15, 2024

    We look forward to working together at future sessions and we thank our teachers for the work they do educating and supporting ACOE’s students and families.

    Thank you,

    Cynthia Jenkins,
    Chief of Human Resources

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  • ACTA Negotiations - February 13, 2024

    Posted by Human Resources on 2/13/2024

    To the Alameda County Office of Education community,

    The Alameda County Office of Education (County) and Alameda County Teachers Association (ACTA) negotiating teams met on Tuesday, February 13, 2024.

    The County team shared proposals for Articles 3 - Definitions, and 15 - Class Size. Counter proposals were shared on Article 12 - Teaching Hours and Article 16 - Teacher Evaluation. The ACTA team countered on Article 14 - Leaves and Article 15 - Class Size. The ACTA team indicated agreement on Article 3 - Definitions, and Article 27 - Independent Study, though formal Tentative Agreement will be held until all Articles are agreed. The teams are scheduled to meet again on March 07, 2024

    We look forward to working together at future sessions and we thank our teachers for the work they do educating and supporting ACOE’s students and families.

    Thank you,

    Cynthia Jenkins,
    Chief of Human Resources

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  • ACTA Negotiations - January 30, 2024

    Posted by Human Resources on 1/30/2024

    To the Alameda County Office of Education community,

    The Alameda County Office of Education (County) and Alameda County Teachers Association (ACTA) negotiating teams met on Monday, January 22, 2024 for a productive first day of negotiations for a successor contract. The teams established some logistics of negotiating including scheduling and sharing of proposals.

    The County team shared proposals for Articles 14 - Leaves, 16 - Teacher Evaluation, and 27 - Independent Study Program. The ACTA team shared proposals for Articles 12 - Teaching Hours, 16 - Teacher Evaluation, and 20 - Authorized Reimbursements. The teams are scheduled to meet again on February 13 and March 7.

    We look forward to working together at future sessions and we thank our teachers for the work they do educating and supporting ACOE’s students and families.

    Thank you,

    Cynthia Jenkins, 
    Chief of Human Resources

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