BOE and NFT Reach Tentative Agreement

Board of Ed and NFT Reach Tentative Agreement
Posted on 06/23/2017
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The Norwalk Board of Education and Norwalk Federation of Teachers have reached a tentative agreement on the transition of NFT members to the CT 2.0 Healthcare Plan.


The agreement includes a one year contract extension into 2019-20, with a salary increase of 2.65%, in addition to modification of work rules.


The agreement will restore Kindergarten aide positions as well as middle school music teachers to the 2017-18 budget, and avoid layoffs of personnel.


The Board of Education will vote on the reconciled 2017-18 budget on Tuesday, June 27, a tentative date for ratification by the teachers is set for September 5, 2017. 


The parties express gratitude to Mayor Rilling for facilitating this agreement.