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Posted September 10, 2014 in Site Pages

Supporting teachers is the way

All students in California deserve great teaching. The recent Vergara lawsuit suggested that eliminating teachers' due process rights is the best way to achieve this. But if it were that simple, the highest...

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Posted September 23, 2014 in Site Pages

Voter Registration Day

Today is National Voter Registration Day and it falls between two historic legislative anniversaries this year and next year that remind us how so many people struggled for the voting rights that too many...

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Posted December 14, 2011 in Site Pages

Grants

The National Education Foundation awards close to 200 grants to support educators' efforts to close the achievement gaps, develop creative learning opportunities for students, and enhance their own professional...

Posted May 14, 2012 in California Educator

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Summer training builds skills and knowledge

CTA’s Summer Institute 2012 will be held Aug. 5-9 at UCLA’s Conference Center. This event offers a variety of trainings designed to assist chapters...

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Posted May 14, 2012 in California Educator

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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...

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Posted May 14, 2012 in California Educator

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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.

 

Governor...

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Posted May 14, 2012 in California Educator

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Is your district breaking special education law?

Imagine seeing programs and services for students with disabilities disappearing to save money, because the district suddenly has a “new way” of doing business.

Imagine someone...

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Posted February 28, 2010 in California Educator

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Taking a stand in Southern California

It’s bad enough that even one CTA chapter has to face unfair bargaining table intransigence. Worse yet when numerous Southern California local associations — including the Alvord Educators Association...

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Posted February 01, 2010 in CCA Advocate

Do you understand your ‘Weingarten Rights’?

Your dean calls you into her office, shuts the door and asks you to sit down. She questions you about the way you handled a certain situation and begins to make accusations. You start to feel anxious...

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Posted June 01, 2009 in California Educator

Bay Area rallies against Social Security offset law

For San Francisco Bay Area middle school teacher Karin Alexander, the decades-old injustice of educators in California and 14 other states being denied full Social Security benefits just because...

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