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Posted February 12, 2014 in Site Pages

Proposed Initiative Targets Dark Money 20140212

Millions of dollars of so-called “dark money” that poured into California’s November 2012 elections has prompted a ballot initiative that would require nonprofits...

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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 November 20, 2013 in CCA Advocate

Local chapters solidify union alliances

More opportunities for support

Spurred by the successes of working in coalition with other labor unions, several local CCA chapters have further strengthened their relationships by joining...

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Posted May 14, 2012 in California Educator


One bad dismissal bill defeated; two others are amended and moved, but still bad

Two CTA-opposed bills would quash teachers' constitutional rights, while doing nothing to address the Los Angeles Unified School District management's failure to protect children.

CTA representatives...

Related Tags:Volume 16 Issue 8, Take A Stand, Inside Educator, Educator, Labor Issues, Legislation, Protection, Rights, Safety,

Posted May 14, 2012 in California Educator


The CTA-supported tax plan will be on the November 2012 ballot

The CTA-supported tax plan will be on the November 2012 Ballot
This means the super-wealthy, who don’t currently pay their fair share in taxes, will have to ante up.



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Posted March 23, 2012 in California Educator


Misguided Corporate Power Grab initiative seeks to silence your voice

Have you ever thought what it would be like if you had no say in improving your profession? What if you were muzzled when it came to advocating for your students or yourself? These are the questions...

Related Tags:Volume 16 Issue 6, Action, Inside Educator, Advocacy, Campaign, Election, Labor Issues, State Government,

Posted June 20, 2011 in California Educator


Beating the clock

A typical teacher’s workday begins early and ends late. It includes offering extra help to struggling students at lunch or after school. It may also include coaching sports, supervising extracurricular...

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Posted March 22, 2011 in California Educator

Labor-management summit highlights collaboration

The first-ever Advancing Student Achievement Through Labor-Management Collaboration conference was held Feb. 15-16 in Denver, and was attended by several CTA members who gave it mixed reviews. One...

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Posted March 22, 2011 in California Educator


California teachers join in the Wisconsin fight

It may have been a small sacrifice compared to what their colleagues in Wisconsin were going through, but Adelanto District Teachers Association members Dee and Mark Heitkamp thought showing their...

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Posted April 16, 2013 in California Educator


Fighting for new moms’ right to pump

Three months after giving birth in 2012, Eileen Mantz returned from maternity leave. Expecting support from the school where she had taught for nine years, the algebra teacher asked for a private place...

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