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Posted December 14, 2011 in Site Pages

House Meetings

CTA's Community Engagement efforts help build strong ties in local communities.

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Posted November 30, 2009 in California Educator

Educators donate supplies to students

In a gesture of solidarity with their hard-hit community and the families they teach, members of the Vallejo Education Association in the Vallejo City Unified School District spent four nights after...

Related Tags:Educator, Volume 14 Issue 3, Inside Educator, Make A Difference, Awareness,

Posted March 29, 2010 in California Educator

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Tough times at Lake Tahoe Community College

Alex Mellon can’t believe it, but he actually misses doing homework for chemistry class. Homework assignments helped him learn the material, says the 36-year-old student who once made his living...

Related Tags:Volume 14 Issue 6, Educator, Inside Educator, Educator Feature, Shortage, Higher Education, Funding, Budget,

Posted February 28, 2010 in California Educator

Colleen Briner-Schmidt

Is Gen. Z growing up too fast?

The girls wore shiny vinyl boots with fishnet hose and tank tops with spaghetti straps short enough to show off their midriff. They worried that they weren’t pretty enough or popular enough to have...

Related Tags:Volume 14 Issue 5, Educator Feature, Inside Educator, Educator, Parents, Student, Teacher, Featured,

Posted June 07, 2012 in CCA Advocate

Community Colleges feel impact of exploding enrollment and deep state budget cuts

Budget cuts continue to take their toll on California’s community colleges and no one sees the impact more directly than the faculty that serves the 2.9 million students attending classes.


Related Tags:Budget, CCA Advocate Feature, Higher Education, Funding, Layoffs, News,

Posted June 19, 2013 in California Educator


Common Core pilot programs


Collaboration. Communication. Creativity.

All of these things are visible in the classrooms of CTA members who have geared their...

Related Tags:Volume 17 Issue 9, Educator Feature, Inside Educator, Curriculum, Higher Education, Common Core, Reform,

Posted April 24, 2012 in California Educator


Fundraising - When the going gets tough, teachers get creative

How far would you go to raise badly needed funds for your school? Would you audition for a reality show? Kiss a pig? Play cow chip bingo?

Squeezed by budget cuts, teachers are going...

Related Tags:Volume 16 Issue 7, Educator Feature, Inside Educator, Educator, Awards, Career Technical Education, Community, Financial, Funding, Member, Physical education, Recreation, Special Education, Travel,

Posted April 23, 2012 in California Educator


It makes sense to use your senses to de-stress

This time of the school year sometimes causes job-related stress due to so much left to do and so little time in which to get it all accomplished. Stress is unavoidable — it is when it gets out...

Related Tags:Volume 16 Issue 7, Take A Stand, Inside Educator, Educator, Music, Recreation,

Posted September 08, 2011 in California Educator


The 'exergaming' champ

Carie Swidecki took up Dance Dance Revolution 10 years ago as a fun way to exercise. Since...

Related Tags:Volume 16 Issue 1, Inside Educator, Educator, Take A Stand, Member, Physical education, Recreation,

Posted June 20, 2011 in California Educator

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Summer recharge

Summer provides an opportunity for most school employees to come up for air finally and enjoy that precious commodity known as “me time.” It’s an ideal opportunity for teachers, school nurses, speech...

Related Tags:Volume 15 Issue 9, Inside Educator, Educator Feature, Educator, Recreation,