Section H - Negotiations

  • Section Policy Code Policy Name Rules and Procedures Summary View Policy
    H HA Negotiations Goals The School Committee recognizes that education is a public trust; it therefore is dedicated to providing the best possible educational opportunities for the young people of this community. In negotiations, this objective may be best attained if there is a climate of mutual trust and understanding between the negotiating parties.
    H HB Negotiations Legal Status The legal status of negotiations is defined in part by Section 2 of Chapter 150E of the Massachusetts General Laws
    H HF School Committee Negotiations Because of the expertise and time required for negotiations, the Committee may hire a negotiator to bargain in good faith with recognized bargaining units to help assure that mutually satisfactory agreements on wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment will be developed.