Side Letter of Agreement - Column Movement
1. Teachers employed by the Essex Town School District as of 6/30/17 who were placed at B+45 for the 2016-17 school year shall be eligible for column movement to M+30 once they accrue 60 approved credits after the attainment of their bachelor’s degree (pursuant to Article 13.5), whether or not the teacher holds a Master’s Degree.
2. This Agreement is unique to this case, is non-precedent setting, and does not establish any practice or foundation for future negotiations between the parties; and,
3. The Association agrees not to grieve the existence of this Agreement, and the Association furthermore agrees not to use this Agreement as a basis for grievance on this topic.