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Teacher Contract Negotiations

PRESS RELEASES:
School Year 2017-2018 Negotiations (current)
**NEW** Teacher Contract Talks Reach Impasse (3/17/17)
School Board's Request for Open and Public Negotiations Refused by Union (3/13/17)

School Year 2016-2017 Negotiations
Final Agreement Between Burlington School District and Burlington Education Association ​(10/24/16)
Contract Negotiations Status (9/28/16)
Contract Negotiations Status (9/15/16)
Contract Negotiations Status (9/13/16)
Post Factfinding Statement (8/25/16)
​Post Mediation Statement (8/17/16)
Fact Finding Press Release (6/30/16)
Post-Mediation Press Release (3/23/16)
Pre-Mediation Press Release (3/22/16)
Impasse Press Release (2/10/16)

DOCUMENTS:
School Year 2017-2018 Negotiations (current) 

School Year 2016-2017 Negotiations

Summary of Final Agreement Between Burlington School District and Burlington Education Association (10/24/16)
 Resolution Relating to Ratification of Collective Bargaining Agreement with Burlington Education Association, Inc. (10/24/16) 
Teacher Salary Comparison (10/7/16)
FY17 Line Item Budget (9/30/16)
Message to Burlington School District Teachers from the School Board (9/19/16)  
BSD Negotiations Summary (9/14/16)
Message to Community from Burlington School Board (9/15/16)
Finality Resolution (9/15/16)
FY17 Salary Grid (9/15/16)
Board Position on Graduate Tuition Reimbursement (8/29/16)
BSD Negotiations Summary (8/26/16)
Factfinding Report (8/25/16)
BSD-BEA Contract Negotiations Timeline (8/3/16)
BSD Fact Finding Presentation (6/30/16)
Board Testimony in Fact Finding (6/30/16) 
Board Impasse Position Summary (4/19/16)
Teachers Contract Provisions 2013 - 2016

MEDIA:
School Year 2017-2018 Negotiations (current)

School Year 2016-2017 Negotiations

Burlington Free Press Opinion Piece: Facts matter (10/2/16)
Burlington Free Press Opinion Piece: On Burlington's teachers contract (9/17/16)
VTDigger Commentary: Better Spending, Better Outcomes (9/13/16)
"The Table" (Burlington Free Press Podcast with Board Members) (9/1/16)
Burlington Free Press Opinion Piece: More balanced teacher pay (8/26/16) 
Burlington Free Press Opinion Piece: Teacher contract needs revision (8/10/16)
Burlington Free Press Opinion Piece: Fact-finding delay worrisome (5/15/16)