What To Do If You Are Unable To Make Childcare Arrangements

We understand that many of our members have been left scrambling to make last-minute childcare arrangements as the result of the government's careless decision to close our public schools with less th[...]

STATEMENT: NSGEU Stands With Teachers As Liberals Lock Children Out of Schools

Saturday, December 3, 2016 We have just learned that Stephen McNeil's Liberal government is continuing its unjust crusade against public sector workers in this province, introducing yet another[...]

Member Update on Teachers' Dispute: What To Do If You're Being Asked To Do Struck Work

Good afternoon, The union has just learned that some school boards (Annapolis Valley & Chignecto Regional School Board) are offering additional hours for the purposes of supervision to our memb[...]

MEDIA RELEASE: NSGEU Advises Education Support Staff to Refuse Struck Work

The NSGEU has learned today that some school board administrators are trying to undermine impending job action of teachers by asking our members to violate the Department of Education's own provincial[...]

NSGEU Civil Service Vote Professional (PR) Bargaining Unit Telephone Town Hall Meeting

WHAT: Civil Service Vote - Telephone Town Hall Information Session WHEN: Wednesday, December 7, 2016 TIME: 7:30 p.m. A vote has been called for the Civil Service: Dec. 12 - 14. Members will b[...]

Statement of Support for Teachers

Today, the Nova Scotia Teachers Union (NSTU) Executive announced they will be enacting a work-to-rule campaign starting next week, as the first phase of strike action against Stephen McNeil's Liberal [...]

Member receives award of excellence

*This article appears in the Fall 2016 issue of the Union Stand. Blaise MacNeil, Local 1 member, submitted the following notice of his co-worker and fellow Local 1 member, Gail Whalen, who received[...]

NSGEU families gather for 6th annual Family Fun Day

*This article appears in the Fall 2016 issue of the Union Stand. The annual Colchester Cumberland corn maze has become a very important event for the NSGEU Central Region. The large majority of our[...]