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Posted November 20, 2013 in CCA Advocate

CCA/CTA members meet with black and Hispanic legislators in Washington, D.C.

Building political relationships

For the first time since anyone can remember, a contingent of CCA leaders joined their K-12 colleagues at two legislative conferences in Washington D.C. sponsored...

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Posted July 17, 2013 in CCA Advocate

CCA Book Club takes away lessons from 1930s Woolworth counter girls strike

Author says to pass along picket line culture

It was a classic sit-down strike, but for the first time the strikers were all women working in a variety store, not men in a factory....

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Posted March 08, 2013 in CCA Advocate

Conference goers learn importance of electing faculty friendly candidates

CCA-backed officials share their thoughts

Why should local CCA chapters spend time, energy and money to help elect faculty-friendly candidates to public office?

Because they...

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Posted August 06, 2012 in CCA Advocate

CCA Book Club debuts with provocative discussion of American labor history

Author Philip Dray chosen as guest speaker for fall conference

By Michael Smith, CCA Communications Director

Our spring CCA Conference featured a new kind of...

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Posted June 07, 2012 in CCA Advocate

Sierra College faculty explore unconscious bias in effort to improve campus climate

CTA workshop brings instructors, students and staff together

Exploring our own biases is something many of us would probably prefer to avoid. For an intrepid Sierra College group, however,...

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Posted May 14, 2012 in California Educator

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Summer training builds skills and knowledge

CTA’s Summer Institute 2012 will be held Aug. 5-9 at UCLA’s Conference Center. This event offers a variety of trainings designed to assist chapters...

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Posted May 14, 2012 in California Educator

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Making a difference in the political arena

“I’ll get out of politics when you take politics out of my classroom.”
Mary Hatwood Futrell, NEA President, 1983-89

This often-echoed statement clarifies the...

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Posted April 24, 2012 in California Educator

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Students benefit from National Board Certification

Why? The “best” experience that actually enhances teaching
“Students are the most important beneficiaries of teachers going through the process of achieving...

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Posted March 01, 2012 in CCA Advocate

Building Strong Locals Academy graduates sixth class during CCA Winter Conference

Amid drastic budget cuts, increasing threats by administrators to undermine faculty rights, and a coordinated effort to curtail collective bargaining nationwide, it’s more important than ever...

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Posted November 17, 2011 in California Educator

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Regions I and II leadership conferences a hit

CTA leaders from Regions I and II met in Pacific Grove and Reno, Nev., to discuss the issues their members currently face. Members attended helpful workshops and discussions, and listened to keynote...

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