Latest Updates

November 29, 2020
 
Wear Red Action: Please wear red to staff meetings to show your union solidarity!  Take a picture and send it to leah@spfe28.org. We’ll post as many as we can on Facebook.  
 
Virtual Learning School: The district is still enrolling in the virtual learning school at this link: https://www.spps.org/virtuallearning
 
COVID-19 FAQ: Visit this link to get your questions answered about re-opening, leaves, and accommodations. Check out this page on the SPFE website for COVID-19 related information. 
 
Employee Assistance Program (EAP):  We are all experiencing higher than normal levels of stress in 2020.  The district’s EAP (Employee Assistance Program) is through a company called Sand Creek.  Free mental health counseling(up to 4 sessions/issue), life coaching, and work/life resources such as elder care, stress management and fitness, among others, are offered. You can learn more from the SPPS website. Please consider using this free resource. 
 
General Professional Issues Committee (PIC) meets Thursday, December 3. The agenda includes an update on the district’s strategic plan, budgeting for Schedule C, an update on Mental Health hires, and SeeSaw/Schoology for elementary specialists. The meeting starts at 4:30 at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84754964249
 
Health Insurance Enrollment Corrections are Due Friday! If you made a mistake and want to make a correction to your health insurance selection, you can find the correction FORM AT THIS LINK. Forms are due Friday, December 4th. 
 
Memorandum of Agreement Discussions: Your SPFE leadership continues to negotiate with SPPS about hybrid safety and working conditions. The latest update can be found at this link.