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Posted October 17, 2014 in the News

California conditions favorable for Common Core implementation

With the adoption of the Common Core standards by 43 states, the nation’s schools have embarked on one of the most ambitious reform

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Posted December 14, 2011 in Site Pages

Testing and Standards

CTA responds to a controversial series of articles promoting the use of student test scores to measure an individual teacher's effectiveness.

Posted October 23, 2014 in Site Pages

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Names California Teachers of the Year for 2015

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson has named four CTA members as 2015 California Teachers of the Year, one of whom he nominated as California’s National Teacher of the Year.

Posted February 21, 2013 in Site Pages

Strategic Planning FAQ

Read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About CTA’s Strategic Planning Process.

Posted July 31, 2013 in Site Pages

Creating a culture of innovation

This is an article that discusses being comfortable with failure as a learning tool for creating a culture of innovation with technology.

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Posted June 19, 2013 in California Educator

Ask Dean:

Does one-size-fits-all funding work?

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Posted June 19, 2013 in California Educator


Common Core pilot programs


Collaboration. Communication. Creativity.

All of these things are visible in the classrooms of CTA members who have geared their...

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Posted June 20, 2013 in California Educator


New budget contains more funding for all districts

Using new revenues generated by CTA-backed Proposition 30, Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders have reached a budget agreement that provides $2 billion in funds to begin repaying money owed to...

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Posted June 20, 2013 in California Educator


State Council: Debates amid celebrations

Policies and actions around school funding, adult education, Common Core standards and suspensions were debated in committee meetings, in hallways, and on the State Council floor. The governor’s...

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