Office of Labor Relations


About Us

We're the people who:
negotiate labor contracts with recognized bargaining agents
assist school-site, region and district administrators in contract implementation and administration
keep up with current state and federal laws related to education and collective bargaining
represent the Board in grievance procedures
defend the Board against charges of unfair labor practices
speak for the Board at impasse hearings
represent the Board at hearings, before the Public Employees Relations Commission (PERC) and in arbitration cases
look for trends in recurring local, state, and national labor issues
We're the ones to call when you:
need some advice on a labor contract interpretation problem
desire counseling on a grievance matter
want to suggest collective bargaining proposals
have a question about a policy, law, or contract provision related to labor relations



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