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Posted October 16, 2014 in Press Releases

NEA: Standardized testing mania hurts students, does nothing to close gaps

‘Brave solution from federal government’ still needed to diminish volume, misuse of toxic tests

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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 October 20, 2014 in Site Pages

State schools chief Tom Torlakson

Welcome to the intensifying battle for the state’s top schools official, the hottest statewide race in California this fall. It’s an unusual development for the low-key office of state superintendent,...

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Posted November 21, 2011 in California Educator

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CTA pushes for Jobs Act

On Oct. 21, education, community, and labor leaders gathered at a news conference in Los Angeles to urge Congress to pass President Obama’s Jobs Act and to help put millions of Americans back to...

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Posted September 09, 2011 in California Educator

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NEA RA highlights

Vice President Joe Biden made an appearance at the NEA Representative Assembly in Chicago to make sure educators know that the Obama administration “stands for education and it stands with labor.”

“One...

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Posted September 09, 2011 in California Educator

Mapping new political lines

The California Citizens Redistricting Commission has released final maps of new legislative and congressional districts, which will be used for the next 10 years, commencing with the 2012 elections.

Districts...

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Posted June 20, 2011 in California Educator

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Show schools the Ed Jobs money

CTA chapters throughout the state are asking district officials to show them the money when it comes to how federal funding provided by the Education Jobs bill is being spent to save jobs in public...

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Posted July 10, 2012 in California Educator

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Japanese American internment: What have we learned?

“They were told they were going to the camps for their own protection. But the guns weren’t facing out. They were facing in.”

There is silence as Jenny Chomori describes how...

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Posted July 10, 2012 in California Educator

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Internment: Q&A with George Takei

Actor George Takei, best known for his portrayal of Mr. Sulu in the “Star Trek” TV and movie series, was interned with his family during World War II.  

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