Solidarity Reports

Your Weekly VUE Newsletter - The Solidarity Report

September 20, 2021

In this issue: Member Spotlight, District Update, Support Staff Minimum Wage, Professional Development Day, VUE T-shirts or REDforEd Wednesdays, 0% Interest Loan from LAUNCH, Upcoming VUE Courses

September 13, 2021

In this issue: Member Spotlight, District Update, Open House Expectations, 0% Interest Loan from LAUNCH, Before & After, Teacher Leader: Learn & Earn, Upcoming VUE Courses

September 7, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, COVID Leave Bargaining Update, VUE T-shirts for sale, 0% Interest Loan from LAUNCH EXTENDED, VUE Courses

Bargaining Update: COVID Leave 8.30.21

August 30, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Executive Order: Mask Lawsuit Outcome, Teacher Leader Program 21-22, VUE T-shirts for sale, 0% Interest Loan from LAUNCH (Last Call), Upcoming VUE Courses

Bargaining Update: COVID Leave 8.26.21

Bargaining Update: Instructional 8.23.21

August 23, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Teacher Leader, VUE Bulletin Boards, 0% Interest Free Loan from Launch, Upcoming VUE Courses

Cease & Desist Minute of Silence

August 16, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, VUE Survey Results, Open Enrollment, Teacher Leader 2021-22, FYRE Meeting Notice and 0% Interest loan from Launch

Information Update 8.12.21

Google Voice 10 MM document

Information Update 8.11.21

August 10, 2021 Preplanning Edition

Information Update and Survey

Information Update 7.29.21

*** The attachments for the following MOUs contain personal and confidential information.  If you would like specific information, please contact the office, (386) 238-1605.  Thank you.***

State VAM scores 2020-21

Support Staff Longevity MOU

Insurance Premium Refund MOU

Information Update - Insurance Information 7.26.21

Information Update July 16, 2021

For Updated Information on the "Bonus" Plan for Teachers

Where's My Bonus - FAQ

Information Update 6.30.21

Information Update 6.10.2021

June 1, 2021

In this edition:  Member Spotlight, District Update, Project Veritas, Upcoming VUE Courses, VUE Open House.

May 24, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Bargaining, Financial Providers vs. Predators, Teacher Leader 2021-22, Upcoming VUE Courses (DATE CHANGE) and the Bulletin Board Contest Winner for May 2021. 

Informational Update 5.19.21

May 17, 2021

In this edition:  Member Spotlight, District Update, $1000 Bonus Update, Insurance Premiums Clarification, Teacher Leader 2021-22!, Upcoming VUE Courses (DATE CHANGE!), GCU Opportunities

May 10, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Teacher Clarity, FYRE Book Give Away, Upcoming VUE Courses and more.....

May 3, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Legislative Update, District Update, Teacher Appreciation Week, Elementary Contractual Day, American Fidelity at VUE, Early Career Educator Webinar Series, Student Debt Clinic and much more...

April 26, 2021- SPECIAL EDITION

In this edition: Legislative Update, Daily Hour of Action, Class Wallet Receipts DUE FRIDAY, Certificate Extensions, Steward Elections, Upcoming VUE Courses, Student Debt Clinic and much more...

April 19, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Legislative Update, Hour of Action, Steward Elections, American Fidelity Information, VUE Courses and much more....

April 12, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Legislative Update, Bargaining Survey, Steward Elections, American Fidelity Enrollment, Upcoming VUE Courses and much more...

April 5, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Legislative Update, Learning Walks, Insurance Committee Survey, Upcoming VUE Courses and much more....

March 29, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, VUE Elections Reminder, District Update, Legislative Update, AFT Professionals Issues Conference for Support Professionals,  2021-22 Educational Leaders Program, Upcoming VUE Courses and much more..... 

March 15, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Legislative Update, Class Wallet Receipts, H&R Block Benefit, Transfer Fair, Upcoming VUE Courses and much more...

March 8, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Legislative Update, H&R Block Membership Benefit, Instructional Transfer Fair, Retro Pay, Vaccination Opportunities, Upcoming VUE Courses and much more...

March 1, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Legislative Update, Governor's Announcement on Vaccinations, Fraudulent Unemployment Checks, Bargaining Committee Members Needed and much more...

February 22, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Legislative Update, Know Your Rights: Compensation for Training, FEA Townhall, Get FYRED Up! and  much more...

February 15, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Legislative Update, Know Your Contract, No Meeting Week, January Bulletin Board Winner, Know Your Rights, Change Is Gonna Come Contest and much more.....

February 8, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Legislative Update, Know Your Contract, Support Staff Steward All Call, Upcoming VUE Courses and much more....

February 1, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Governor's Budget, Support Staff Steward All Call, District Retirement Workshop and much more...

January 25, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Support Staff Ratification Today, District Update, Support Staff Steward All Call, VUE PD and much more....

January 18, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Support Staff Bargaining, District Update, Legislative Session - Again?, COVID Leave & The Vaccine, Launch Savings Opportunity, VUE PD and much more...

January 11, 2021

In this edition:  Member Spotlight, Instructional Salary Ratification TODAY, District Update, Sick Leave Bank Assessment, Ed. Professionals ARE Essential Workers, Launch Savings Opportunity and much more...

January 5, 2021

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Welcome 2021, Instructional Salary Ratification, Payroll Update and Upcoming VUE Professional Development

FAQ Instructional Salary Increase Agreement

We Have a Deal - Instructional

December 14, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Correction, District Update, Paraprofessional Work Year, Instructional Longevity Supplement and much more...

Informational Update 12.10.20

December 7, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update: Connect the Dots, Good Trouble, No Meeting Week and much more...

Good Trouble 12.2.20

Salary Negotiations Update 11.30.20

November 30, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Good Trouble, Benefits Update and VUE Student Debt Clinic

Informational Update 11.19.20 - Impasse

November 16, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Tuesday's Town Hall, District Update, American Education Week, VSET Timeline Update, American Fidelity Disability Insurance, GCU Opportunities, VUE Student Debt Clinic and much more...

Informational Update 11-11-20

 

VUE Counter Proposal 11.9.20

District Instructional Salary Proposal 11.9.20

November 9, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Membership Committee Needs YOU, American Fidelity Disability Insurance, and much more...

November 2, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Ratification Vote TODAY, District Update, Stipend Update, PPE Reimbursement Update, GCU Opportunities, Vote Volusia, Emailing Board Members and much more...

October 26, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, School Board Meeting This Week, No Meeting Week, GCU Opportunities, Early Voting Locations and much more...

Information Update: Salary Negotiations 10.20.20

October 19, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Did You Know?, No Meeting Week, GCU Opportunities, Early Voting Locations and much more.....

October 12, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, What Has VUE Done For Me?, Did You Know, GCU Opportunities and much more....

Salary Negotiations 10.6.20

Informational update from salary negotiations

October 5, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Salary Negotiations, Class Wallet Information, Election Information and much more...

September 28, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Salary Negotiations and much more

Informational Update 9.23.20

September 21, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Impasse Summary, Volusia Live Subs and much more...

Impasse Hearing Outcome 9.18.20

Informational Update 9.16.20

September 14, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Impasse Update, Reading Endorsement Clarification, Testing Administrator Document, Upcoming VUE Courses, Want To Get Involved, Teacher Leader and LAST CALL for LAUNCH 0% interest loan. 

Cease & Desist Temperatures

Cease & Desist Volusia Live!

Cease & Desist Temporary Teachers

 

September 8, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Short-Term Disability Insurance Clarification, Upcoming VUE Courses, GCU  Courses, LAUNCH  0% Interest Loan and much more...

Informational Update 9.3.2020

August 31, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Impasse Update, First Day of School, Social Media, Teacher Leader, LAUNCH 0% Loan, and much more...

Reopening Bargaining Update 8.25.20

Press Release: VUE Declares Impasse

Informational Update FEA Lawsuit 8.24.20

August 24, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, VCS Press Release, Bargaining Update, School Board Meeting -Tuesday @ 5:30 pm, RAVE Panic App, and much more...

August 17, 2020

In this edition:  Member Spotlight, Bargaining Update, VUE Member Zoom Town Hall, FEA Lawsuit Update, Open Enrollment Last Call, Grand Canyon University, Air Conditioning Issues, Launch Interest Free Loan, and much more...

Reopening Bargaining Update #7

Special Edition Solidarity Report - Preplanning Edition 20-21

Reopening Bargaining Update #6

Reopening Bargaining Update #5

Reopening Bargaining Update #4

Reopening Bargaining Update #3

Reopening Bargaining Update #2

Reopening Bargaining Update #1

Informational Update 7.23.20

VUE's response to layoff comments

 

Member Letter 7.20.20

Click here to learn about your rights during COVID-19

https://educatingthroughcrisis.org/your-rights/

 

https://leadernet.aft.org/webform/reopening-survey 

Informational Update 7.13.20

Reopening Plan Release and VUE Response

Informational Update 7.01.20

Reopening Plan and COVID Testing Protocol

Informational Update 6.29.20

Opening Schools as Polling Locations

Informational Update 6.25.20

Teacher Salary Law 

Information Update 6.15.2020

Reopening Committee & Governor's Reopening Recommendation

FLDOE Reopening of Schools Recommendation

Social Media Update

June 1, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, End of the Year Sick Leave Cash Out, Summer Opportunities, VUE Office Hours

End of the Year Sick Leave Payout Form

May 26, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Reopening of Schools, Teacher Certification Exams and Extensions, Insurance Update - Dental & Vision, VUE Office Hours

May 18, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, FFCRA - Employee Leave Rights, NEA Workshop Series, AFT Capstone Projects Initiative, Retirement Email - Don't Be Fooled, Are You Planning to Retire?

May 11, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Insurance Update - Medical, Flexible Spending Accounts, Summer Professional Learning and VUE Retiree Information

VUE Retirees Membership Application 2020

May 4, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Teacher Appreciation Week 2020, District Update, Reopening Schools, Steward Elections, Grand Canyon University Scholarships, Your Advocacy Pays Off

April 27, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Office Specialist Additional Compensation, Best & Brightest Bonus, Steward Elections and Workers' Memorial Day

April 20, 2020

In the edition:  Member Spotlight, District Update, Health Insurance Reinstatement, American Fidelity, FEA Tele-Townhall and Member Survey and Governor DeSantis' Announcement

Informational Update 4.16.2020

Memorandum of Agreement 4.15.20

April 13, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, Teacher Lead Money Receipts, Certification Exam Fee Waiver, Displacements & Non-reappoints, Tips When Working from Home, AFT Trauma Counseling

VUE Q&A #1 COVID - 19

April 6, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, District Update, 2020 Census, VUE Professional Learning, VUE Office Hours

Informational Update 4.1.2020

Informational Update 3.31.2020

Memorandum of Agreement 3.30.2020

Informational Update 3.29.2020

Monday Update: 3.23.2020

Letter of Understanding - Instructional 3.20.2020

March 9, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Legislative Update, Every Vote Counts, COVID-19/Coronavirus, Important Timelines and much more

March 2, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Legislative Update, Thoughts From a Veteran Teacher, Pension Plan Phone Calls, Teacher Lead Receipt Deadline Extension and much more...

February 24, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Legislative Update, Public Schools Week 2020, Mandatory Mental Health Training, Testing Protocols from FEA, Teacher Lead Receipt Deadline Extension and much more...

FDOE Testing Policies FAQ

FEA's Testing Dos and Don'ts

February 17, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Legislative Update, The Central Florida Rally for Public Ed, Black History Month Resources, Climate Change Lesson Request from AFT, and much more...

February 10, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Legislative Update, The Rally Continues, Teacher Lead Reciepts - the Final Answer, Climate Change Lesson Request from AFT, GCU Masters in Reading, and much more...

February 3, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Legislative Update, The Rally Continues, Grand Canyon University, Poverty & Homelessness Conference, H & R Block Member Discount and much more...

January 27, 2020

In this edition:  Member Spotlight, Legislative Update, Tweet, Tweet!, Working Family Lobby Corps, Membership Challenge, Poverty & Homelessness Conference, H&R Block Member Discount, and much more...

January 20, 2020

In this edition:  Member Spotlight , The Rally in Tally, Legislative Update, Working Family Lobby Corps., Transfer Fair, H & R Block Member Discount and much more...

January 13, 2020

In this edition: Member Spotlight, The Rally for Florida's Students, Instructional Transfer Fair, Best & Brightest Award, Teacher Lead Receipts, Roster Verification, Target Tallahassee and much more...

January 6, 2020

In this edition: Member  Spotlight, Take On Tallahassee - It's Not Too Late, Personal Leave, The Paraprofessional Work Year and much more...

December 16, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, A Letter from Dr. Fritz, Take On Tallahassee - The WHY, Office Specialists Roles & Responsibilities, Notes from The GRC, Workforce Wellness and much more...

December 9, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Press Release from FADSS & FSBA, Teacher Lead Money receipts, DPPs Due THIS FRIDAY, ESE Concerns and much more...

December 2, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, TAKE ON TALLAHASSEE, Mental Health Training for Students, December Payroll Reminders, DPP Deadline, CLC Christmas parade & party and much more...

November 18, 2019

In this edition:  Member Spotlight, Meet Dr. Fritz, FEA Bus Tour-Community Conversation, Payroll Update, Reading Endorsement Trainers- Last Call, and much more...

November 12, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Superintendent Search, No Meeting Week, AIG/VALIC, Reading Endorsement Trainers Needed, FEA Bus Tour and much more...

November 4, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Superintendent Search, Best & Brightest Information, Safety & Security Update, Reading Endorsement Trainers Needed, FEA Bus Tour and much more...

October 28, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Superintendent Search, Meet the Finalists, The Miracle League, FEA Bus Tour and much more...

October 21, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Superintendent Search, Last Call for Miracle League Volunteers, FL DOE Standards Listening Tour, Planning Time, FEA Bus Tour and much more.....

October 14, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Superintendent Search, Week 3 REDforED Tuesday pictures, Teacher Duty Day, Paraprofessional Training Day, FEA Bus Tour  and much more...

October 7, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Superintendent Search, more REDforED Tuesday pictures, Reporting Threats Policy, The Miracle League, Early Release Days, Paraprofessional Training Day and much more...

September 30, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Superintendent Search, REDforED Tuesday, Something to Consider, The Miracle League, Salary Update, FEA-Retired Grant, Upcoming Courses and much more...

September 23, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Superintendent Search, REDforED Tuesdays, Meeting with Mrs. Wright, Instructional Salary Information, FEA-Retired Grant and much more...

VUE Focus Group Meeting Data

FEA Innovation Grant Application

September 16, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Superintendent Search, Government Relations Committee Update, Supplement Clarification, Dorian Make Up Days, Anti-Union Groups and much more...

September 9, 2019 

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Superintendent Search, Waiver Process, ESOL Para Work Hours, Payroll Update and much more...

August  26, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, Superintendent Search, Paraprofessional Work Hours, Reading Endorsement - the Facts, ELA/Wonders Update, FEA Response to Proposed Education Budget and much more....

August 19, 2019

 In this edition: Member Spotlight, Last Call for Open Enrollment, VUE's Been Busy this Summer, FEA Delegate Assembly Elections, Superintendent Search and much more....  

August 12, 2019

In this edition: Member Spotlight, First Week Tips, Salary Increases, Open Enrollment Continues, Performance Pay, Attention Coaches, Interventionists & District TOAs and much more....

Special Edition Solidarity Report - Preplanning Edition - 

In this edition Welcome Back, Hot Topics, Important Information on Open Enrollment, UniSIG Supplement and Best & Brightest Lawsuit Update