Posted May 06, 2014 in Site Pages
Tom Torlakson, the veteran lawmaker seeking a second term as California's elected superintendent of schools, and Marshall Tuck, a former charter school executive hoping to unseat him, are both Democra...
Posted February 21, 2013 in Site Pages
Strategic Planning FAQ
Read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About CTA’s Strategic Planning Process.
Posted April 23, 2012 in California Educator
20,000 receive 'precautionary' pink slips
One Bay Area teacher was five months pregnant when she got her pink slip last month. A Sacramento educator got hers for the fifth frustrating year in a row. And notices went to 28 of the 29 teachers...
Posted March 27, 2012 in California Educator
Parent trigger misfires again
Attempts to invoke California’s controversial “parent trigger” law for the second time have again resulted in chaos, this time in the small High Desert community of Adelanto. The law, which allows...
Posted March 23, 2012 in California Educator
Educators and community rocked by abuse allegations
On Jan. 31, educators and parents of Miramonte Elementary School in Los Angeles were stunned by the revelation that a former staff member, a classroom teacher, had been arrested and charged with committing...
Posted June 30, 2010 in California Educator
Sixteen winners of John Swett Awards
Stories ranging from a profile of a college-bound high school student fighting cancer who ended up in a speech by President Obama in Virginia about perseverance, to television coverage of CTA’s...