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Posted April 10, 2014 in the News

Effort to revive arts programs in schools gains momentum

In an attempt to reverse the impact of years of budget cuts and a state and national emphasis on math and English test results, some 70 education officials, arts advocates,

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Posted June 04, 2013 in the News

Are the Arts Dead in California’s Public Schools?

We’d love for our schools to teach Billy to play the tuba or draw an elephant, but the money isn’t there for it. Few California public schools spend more than

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Posted April 10, 2014 in Press Releases

Teachers, Students Join Honoring of Steinbeck’s ‘The Grapes of Wrath’ Novel on 75th Anniversary

CTA ‘California Reads’ Program Promotes Quality Books

BURLINGAME – For new generations, the wrath continues. John Steinbeck’s classic book and its themes about the...

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Posted September 10, 2010 in Media Center

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Whitman's Education Plan is Bad for CA

CTA Television Commercial "Future": If our future starts here...Should California continue the cutbacks that are crippling our classrooms? Meg Whitman's Plan says yes.  Whitman’s plan...

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Posted January 01, 2010 in Media Center

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Concerned Educators & Parents for Jerry Brown | TV Ad

Concerned Educators & Parents for Jerry Brown TV Ad "Trust" | Our kids can’t afford another four years of crippling cuts to public schools.  Class sizes are too big and all this...

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Posted September 04, 2013 in Events

Assessment Literacy

This presentation will provide an overview of the components of a balanced assessment system that are aligned to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for English language arts/literacy (ELA/Literacy)....

Posted September 10, 2010 in Press Releases

CTA Television Ad Exposes How Meg Whitman’s Plan Further Cripples Public Education

BURLINGAME – The California Teachers Association today launched a statewide television ad targeting Meg Whitman’s state budget plan, which would continue the cutbacks that are crippling our neighborhood...

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Posted January 15, 2014 in the News

Common Core education standards put students on the right path

School boards across California are wrestling with implementation of the “Common Core State Standards” as part of the new local control accountability plans

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Posted October 11, 2010 in Media Center

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Torlakson for Superintendent of Public Instruction | Radio Ad

Tom Torlakson for Superintendent of Public Instruction Radio Ad ""Right Choice": Doing what’s right for our public schools starts with voting for who’s right for our next Superintendent...

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Posted March 22, 2011 in Media Center

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Cuts to Local Public Schools are a Reality | CTA Radio Ad

Script: Cuts to local public schools are not a threat – they’re a reality right in your neighborhood. March 2nd: San Bernardino school board announces that 272 teachers may be laid...

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