Provincial ATA  News

Guide to ATA Acronyms

ACCESS

Alberta Educational Communications Corporation

ACOTE

Advisory Committee on Teacher Education

AGM

Annual General Meeting

AHSCA

Alberta Home and School Council's Association

ARA

Annual Representative Assembly

ASBA

Alberta School Boards Association

ATA

Alberta Teachers' Association

ASEBP

Alberta School Employee Benefit Plan

ATRF

Alberta Teachers' Retirement Fund

BU

Bargaining Unit

CASS

College of Alberta School Superintendents

CBR

Collective Bargaining Report

CTF

Canadian Teachers' Federation

EAFEC

Education Alberta Field Experience Committee

DR

District Representative

EDB

Extended Disability Benefit

EI

Employment Insurance

LCM

Local Council Meeting

LCO

Local Communications Officer

LRB

Labour Relations Board

MS

Member Services

NSC

Negotiation Subcommittee (Part of TWC)

PD

Professional Development

PEC

Provincial Executive Council

PIPA

Personal Information Protection Act

RBA

Representative of the Bargaining Agent

SARO

Southern Alberta (ATA) Regional Office

SER

Special Emergency Reserve

TBL

Teacher Board Liaison Committee

TOC

Table Officers Committee

TPA

Teaching Profession Act

TQS

Teacher Qualifications Service

TWC

Teacher Welfare Committee

TWAC

Teacher Welfare Area Conference