Professional Conferences. In the belief that attendance at professional meetings is desirable to maintain and improve professional competence and proficiency and enhance the educational program of the school district, teachers shall be encouraged to participate in such meetings within budget limitations.
Professional Conferences. Upon the discretion and approval of the Superintendent or designee, teachers shall be allowed to attend professional conferences and pre-approved expenses for food, lodging, and travel will be reimbursed. Itemized paid receipts for all expenses claimed shall be turned into the administration before reimbursement is approved.
Professional Conferences. Professional conferences are those conferences sponsored by educational organizations, institutions of higher learning, and government and industry concerning teaching, learning and educational research. Requests for attendance are submitted through the appropriate Xxxx, Director, or Supervisor, and forwarded to the President/Superintendent for approval at his/her sole discretion. A follow-up report of the conference shall be submitted to the appropriate Supervisor.
Professional Conferences. Professional conferences are those conferences sponsored by educational organizations, institutions of higher learning, and government and industry concerning teaching, learning and educational research. When a full-time or part-time faculty member’s attendance at a professional conference conflicts with his/her regular assignment, the faculty member must submit a request for attendance to the appropriate Xxxx, Director, or Supervisor. If granted, the attendance at the conference will be considered leave with pay, and a follow-up report of the conference shall be submitted to the appropriate Supervisor.
Professional Conferences. Professional workers shall be entitled to attend professional conferences related to their work on a reasonable and non-discriminatory basis to the extent that funds are made available for such purposes within each department in each Employer. Absences pursuant to this provision are subject to the discretion of the department head concerned.
Professional Conferences. A. The administration agrees to consider any application from teachers who desire to attend select professional conferences or workshops related to teaching assignment. Travel, meals, lodging and registration fee will be deemed appropriate expenses of the Board, as well as the cost of the substitute teacher needed to relieve the participant. A teacher attending such conference and meetings shall be granted sufficient leave time to attend without loss of compensation.
Professional Conferences. Unit members may be given released time to attend professional conferences when it is deemed by the district that such attendance would be mutually advantageous to the District and the member.
Professional Conferences. A. The Board agrees to continue to budget funds for teacher attendance at selected professional conferences. A teacher's request to attend a conference shall be presented to his/her principal for consideration. Travel, meals, lodging and registration shall be deemed appropriate expenses by the Board, as well as the cost of the substitute teacher needed to relieve the participant. In the event that the expense of attending a conference so authorized by the administration places such a burden on the established conference budget as to be prohibitive the teacher and the Board may mutually agree to share the burden of such expenses.
Professional Conferences. 1. Officially authorized Association delegates and/or alternates, as required, shall be granted time necessary with pay, to attend NYSUT, NYSUT Election District, Retirement, and AFT conventions, upon timely request to the Superintendent. All expenses shall be borne by the individual or the Association. Representatives of the Association, in addition to delegates and alternates, may also be excused by the Superintendent, or his/her designee, to perform official Association functions.