Back to School

Back-to-School spots highlight what makes teaching great

"That moment when you know they get it; that's what makes teaching inspiring!" - CTA's new Back-to-School media campaign.
CTA Executive Officers

CTA executive officers welcome new school year

Get to know CTA's new team of executive officers - Eric Heins, Theresa Montaño and David Goldberg - as they welcome school year 2015-16.
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Make It Fair: Close the Corporate Loopholes of Proposition 13

Renowned economist, author and former U.S. Secretary of Labor breaks down the critical issue of commercial property tax reform in California.
Back to School

The new school year has begun! Hello Fall 2015!

As we begin a new school year, we prep our classrooms and meet our new charges. CTA's resources can help you start off on the right foot.



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School Attendance Month

September is National Attendance Awareness Month

Community engagement

Attendance Awareness Month is an event recognizing the connection between school attendance & academic achievement. The goal is to promote the value of good attendance and take concrete steps toward reducing chronic absenteeism.


Gov. Brown to Sign Measure Setting Aside Exit Exam Requirement

SB 725 clears the way for students to get their high school diplomas

Thousands of high school seniors who were finding their path into college or the military blocked by the cancellation of the state’s High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) will have their pathway cleared, thanks to Senate Bill 725.


Limited-time Opportunity for Newly Hired CTA Members

To be eligible, apply within 180 days of starting work.

Newly hired CTA members, you have a special opportunity to get Disability Insurance and up to $200,000 of Life Insurance. Get the protection you deserve from the only CTA-endorsed provider of Disability and Life Insurance - Standard Insurance Co.

House of Representatives

Meet with your Representative: Help get S. 1177 passed!

Encourage your federal lawmakers to forge ahead with S. 1177

Now is a great time to meet with your Representatives in their home offices on a key issue: passing S. 1177 that would make vast improvements to the current federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).

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