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CSEA Chapter 33 celebrates the essential work of classified school employees

May 2011 Classified School Employee Week celebrations


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Understanding CalPERS

There are no free CalPERS pre-retirement workshops scheduled at this time. Howvever, you can learn more about CalPERS at Benefits 101.


The CSEA South Bay Field Office has released the 2012-2013 training schedule.

When you attend a training opportunity, you help your Union by making us stronger and smarter. Open Brochure link for details. Watch for CPRO emails announcing upcoming training events.

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Trustees reject implementation of 2011-2012 Salary Survey Results

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Negotiations Team issues Status Report

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Kathy Chaika with awards

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2013 CA Community College Employee of the Year and SMCCD nomination awards

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Skyline members celebrate Classified School Employee Week (CSEW) May 2013

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Left to right: Michele Haggar, Lynette Gray, Ellen Lee and Alana Utsumi


Chapter 33 Meeting Minutes
2013 Chapter 33 Meeting Minutes Archive
2012 Chapter 33 Meeting Minutes Archive
2011 Chapter 33 Meeting Minutes Archive

Chapter 33 Monthly Review
July 2013
June 2013
March - May 2013

Events Calendar 2013
Aug 07 Chapter 33 Combined Meeting, District Office Board Room, 5-6pm
Aug 14 SMCCCD Board Meeting, District Office Board Room, 6pm
Aug 26 Women's Equity Day
Sept 2 Labor Day (Holiday)
Sept 11 SMCCCD Board Study Session, District Board Room, 6pm
Sept 14 Unions Steward Training Level 1, SBFO, San Jose
Sept 18 Chapter 33 Combined Meeting, District Office Board Room, 5-6pm
Sept 18 Site Representative Training, SBFO, San Jose
Sept 25 SMCCCD Board Meeting, District Office Board Room, 6pm
Oct 02 Chapter 33 E-board Meeting, CSM 1-115. 5-6pm
Oct 16 Chapter 33 Drive Release meeting, District Board Room, 12-1pm
Oct 23 SMCCCD Board Meeting, District Office Board Room, 6pm
Nov 05 Election Day
Nov 06 SMCCCD Board Meeting, District Office Board Room, 6pm
Nov 11 Veteran's Day (Holiday)
Nov 13 Chapter 33 Combined Meeting, District Office Board Room, 5-6pm
Nov 28 Thanksgiving (Holiday)
Dec 04 Chapter 33 Combined Meeting, District Office Board Room, 5-6pm
Dec 11 SMCCCD Board Meeting, District Office Board Room, 6pm
Dec 24 - Jan 1 Winter Recess (Campus Closed)

News Archive and Resources
:: 20th Annual LaborFest Program Guide July 2013
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Chapter 33 Treasurer Report 12-31-2012
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Meet Patricia Carter: 2010 SMCCCD Classified Employee of the Year
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Medelline Lowe's report from the 2011 - 85th Annual CSEA State Conference
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Get Involved in YOUR union
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CSEA Wrote The Book
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CSEA Boycott List 2013
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CSEA Focus Magazine
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Valuable Lessons in Women's History Month
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Workers Emergency Recovery Campaign
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U. S. Labor Against The War
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Labor Heritage Rockin' Solidarity Chorus
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Labor Arts
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Union Song list
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January - February 2010 CSEA Voices
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Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009

My Rights
As classified employees, we are afforded many basic rights by law or through collective bargaining.
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Discrimination and harassment
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Layoffs
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Legal referral program
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Leaves of absences
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Safety
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Grievances
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Hours and overtime
:: No Child Left Behind Act
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Evaluations
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Collective Bargaining
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Discipline
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E-mail privacy
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Workers Compensation
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Education Code
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Frequently Asked Questions

Last updated Monday, December 30, 2013

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87th Annual CSEA Conference

Chapter 33 members voted in April to elect Delegates and Alternates to the 87th Annual CSEA State Conference, July 28 - August 2. Kathy Chaika, Charles Jones and Linda Allen were elected as Delegates. Ulysses Guadamuz, Juanita Celaya, Medelline Lowe and Chuck La Mere were elected as Alternates.

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CSEA Publication 311: Know Your Rights

All Classified employees should know their rights guaranteed them under their contract and the Education Code, the Fair Labor Standards Act and Shelly Rights as well as other laws that protect them.

Become an educated Union member!

Read about your rights


Don't Forget about Member Benefits

Planning your Summer vacation? Take advantage of CSEA’s and Union Plus’ amusement park, travel, and entertainment discounts for a fun-filled time!

Before you plan your journey, find out what is available at CSEA Member Benefits.

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Member Benefits