to all School Representatives, local Communications Officers, Local Presidents and other ATA members who helped promote the 2017 PEC election.
Where You Can Run and Vote
ATA members from anywhere in the province can run for the positions of ATA president and vice president. For district representative positions, where you can run and vote differs. To find out where you can run and vote,
Provincial Executive Council (PEC) is the group of 20 teachers responsible for guiding the business of the Alberta Teachers’ Association. It includes five table officers (ATA president, two vice presidents, past president and executive secretary) and 15 district representatives. Its table officers and district representatives are elected to office by ATA members and serve two year terms.
Members of PEC
• are teachers
• meet as a council at least nine times each year
• make decisions affecting the budgets, policies and strategic direction of the ATA
• serve on internal (ATA) and external committees and subgroups
• engage in professional development as part of their duties