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Posted October 21, 2014 in the Blog

CTA President Warns: Billionaires Give Tuck More Than $6M

(Illustration above) Wealthy special interests have given Marshall Tuck, a former hedge fund...

Posted July 08, 2014 in CCA Advocate

Cal Casualty lowers rates for CTA members

One of the benefits of CTA membership

There are many benefits to membership in the California Teachers Association and National Education Association. One of the most popular programs is California...

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Posted July 08, 2014 in CCA Advocate

Canyons chapter looks to develop more diverse faculty through NEA grant

Funding will create pipeline into teaching 

A dramatic transformation in demographics has occurred at College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita during the past 40 years. During that time,...

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Posted July 08, 2014 in CCA Advocate

CCA gets its strength from you

Let’s remember all we’ve accomplished

By Lynette Nyaggah, CCA President

As our academic year ends, I want to express my thanks to all those who supported CCA over...

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Posted July 08, 2014 in CCA Advocate

Faculty reveal best advice they ever got

Many continue to take it to heart

Ah, commencement. That time when advice is given, degrees bestowed, honor students acknowledged and faculty thanked. We thought we’d ask faculty to send...

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Posted July 08, 2014 in CCA Advocate

Faculty want more services to help students at risk

Few programs available on campus

It’s no secret to faculty that some of their students are troubled, at-risk or have criminal records. The problem is that they aren’t told who they...

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Posted July 08, 2014 in CCA Advocate

Former inmate turns activist on campus

Gavilan student starts support group

George Luna was always an activist. It just took him almost 50 years and several stints in San Quentin, Folsom and Susanville state prisons to figure it...

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Posted July 08, 2014 in CCA Advocate

Legislation stabilizes retirement funding

Preserving CalSTRS is the goal

In order to preserve CalSTRS, the state’s teacher retirement system, California educators – including community college faculty – will be called...

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Posted July 08, 2014 in CCA Advocate

Part time faculty issues are also full time issues

Tenured faculty must fight injustices

By Jonathan Ausubel, Ph.D.

Why should tenured faculty care about part-time faculty issues? The answer is startlingly simple: Because...

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Posted July 08, 2014 in CCA Advocate

Pulling back the curtain on MOOCs

CFHE launches new video

With their new video, Teaching Millions or Making Millions? faculty organizers of the national Campaign for the Future of Higher Education have raised...

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