RETTA Trivia Trial Returns!
For the first time since 2019, the world-famous RETTA Trivia Night returns! What: The RETTA Trivia Trial is a general trivia contest where teams of 4-6ish come together for the right to be crowned “GRAND MASTERS OF TRIVIA”! No cost – come for the food, fun, and prizes. Who: All
Bill 35 – What does it mean for me, and what can I do?
The Manitoba provincial government has been hinting for a few years that they intended to introduce legislation around teacher misconduct and professional standards. In anticipation, MTS has been working on this portfolio since 2018, researching what is in place with teacher regulation in other provinces, along with other professional regulatory
2023-2024 RETTA Election Results
Congratulations and a big thank-you to all the members who put their name forward to serve on next year’s River East Transcona Teachers’ Association Executive Board. The time, dedication and commitment these members put towards serving the 1,300-plus members of RETTA is invaluable. An additional thanks goes out to Kirsten
2023-24 RETTA Executive Elections – Notice of Call
Notice of Call for RETTA Executive Elections! If you are interested in running for a RETTA executive position, please read the information below: 1. Nominations for election to The River East Transcona Teachers’ Association Executive are now being accepted. 2. Candidates for nominations are to provide a professional biography and/or
RETTA Council Unanimously Endorses Chris Darazsi
As previously announced, current RETTA President Chris Darazsi will begin his appointment as interim Vice-President of MTS effective February 24, 2023, running until the conclusion of MTS Provincial Council AGM on May 27, 2023. The appointment was triggered by the announcement of current MTS President James Bedford announcing his retirement. Current
WEL Committee Speaker Series
Update from the WEL committee: Just a reminder that the WEL Speaker’s series will be taking place on Thursday, February 23 at 4:30 pm in the Chief Peguis Learning Commons. Please register for the event by emailing Janice Bell at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, February 3 at 4pm. We look forward to seeing you
2022-23 RETTA Workload Survey
RETTA is collecting data on changes to member workload (specifically comparing current workload to that of pre-pandemic), in order to bring workload concerns forward to divisional senior administration. The more members that fill out the survey, the more complete our data will be. Responses are anonymous. The survey consists of
RETTA Interim V.P. Appointment
At the December 6th RETTA Executive meeting, the Executive unanimously passed a motion (as per Bylaw 8.11) to appoint Executive member A.J. Hrychuk as the interim RETTA Vice President for the period of February 24th-May 27th, 2023. Congratulations, A.J.!
MTS Membership Poll underway
The annual MTS Membership Poll is currently taking place. You may be contacted by Viewpoints Research to anonymously share your concerns, priorities, and feedback with MTS. You can read more about the survey here.
MTS Interim V.P. Appointment
Congratulations to RETTA President and Provincial Executive (PX) member-at-large, Chris Darazsi, on his appointment by MTS PX as interim vice-president, effective February 24, 2023 until the MTS Provincial Council AGM in May 2023. The appointment was triggered by the announcement of current MTS President James Bedford announcing his retirement, effective