The cost of school employees’ health insurance is now in the hands of an arbitrator after both sides submitted their last, best offers Monday afternoon.  

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Last Best Offers Now Before Arbitrator

August 2019 update from your bargaining team

 2019 Statewide Bargaining Proposal from Vermont-NEA & AFSCME 

As statewide representatives of tens of thousands of unionized and non-unionized public school employees and their families, Vermont-NEA and AFSCME believe access to high-quality, affordable health care for all school employees and their dependents is absolutely essential to the recruitment and retention on high-quality teachers, educational support professionals and administrators. 


Although this information is merely a summary, it does contain the most pertinent information needed to understand the key points in the proposals we are advocating.

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2019 Statewide Bargaining Proposal from VSBA 

SUMMARY: 2019 Statewide Bargaining Proposal from VSBA