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Posted November 30, 2012 in Media Center

CTA Human Rights Awards

CTA Human Rights Awards

The goal of the CTA Human Rights Awards is to promote the development of programs for the advancement and protection of human and civil rights within the association.

Posted December 16, 2011 in Media Center

April 4th

April 4th - A Day to Stand in Solidarity

On April 4, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated in Memphis where he stood with sanitation workers demanding their rights and their dream of a better life.

On April 4, 2011,...

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Posted March 18, 2013 in Media Center

CTA President speaks on racism

CTA President speaks on racism

CTA President Dean Vogel talks about racism after hearing Anti-Racism author/educator Tim Wise speak on the subject at CTA's Equity & Human Rights Conference.

Posted January 25, 2014 in Press Releases

CTA State Council Condemns Vergara Lawsuit

Attack On Teachers’ Professional Rights 

LOS ANGELES In a unanimous vote today, delegates of the CTA State Council of Education denounced...

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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 February 08, 2014 in Press Releases

California Educator Receives Top Honor and $25,000 at the NEA Foundation’s Awards Gala

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Friday night here, at the NEA Foundation’s Salute to Excellence in Education Gala, Kimberley Gilles, an educator at Monte Vista High School in Danville in the Bay Area,...

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Posted June 16, 2014 in the News

Bizarre ruling on tenure: Opposing view

The ruling by a Los Angeles judge in Vergara v. California is a bizarre development in the ongoing anti-teacher campaign funded by wealthy individuals trying to twist education policies

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Posted July 17, 2014 in the News

Silicon Valley Sees Gold in Corporate-Driven School Reforms

When Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Rolf Treu struck down the tenure rights of the state’s public school teachers last month in Vergara v.

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Posted June 21, 2014 in the News

Attacking teachers’ professional rights hurts schools

The recent landmark ruling on teacher tenure found that state laws giving teachers strong lifetime employment protections after less than two years on the job has resulted in a school system that denies...

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Posted June 12, 2014 in Press Releases

Legislation to Streamline Teacher Dismissal Process Headed to Governor’s Desk

AB 215 passes unanimously out of Senate and Assembly

SACRAMENTO – Legislation to streamline the teacher dismissal process, AB 215 by...

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