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Posted December 14, 2011 in Site Pages

Testing and Standards

CTA responds to a controversial series of articles promoting the use of student test scores to measure an individual teacher's effectiveness.

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 October 24, 2014 in Site Pages

Dean Vogel Council Speech

Dean Vogel Council Speech October 2014

Posted February 27, 2014 in Site Pages

Jerry Brown running for reelection 20140227

Governor Jerry Brown has taken out papers to run for reelection. In his typically understated fashion, the 75-year-old governor posted the announcement to his Twitter account.

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Posted October 17, 2014 in the News

California conditions favorable for Common Core implementation

With the adoption of the Common Core standards by 43 states, the nation’s schools have embarked on one of the most ambitious reform

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Posted October 24, 2014 in Site Pages

Joe Nunez Council Speech

Joe Nunez Council Speech October 2014

Posted October 16, 2014 in the News

NEA president: Don’t punish teachers with test scores

A former Utah educator returned home to a rock-star welcome Thursday as she criticized the "toxic" culture of testing in America’s public schools.

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Posted October 23, 2014 in Site Pages

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Names California Teachers of the Year for 2015

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson has named four CTA members as 2015 California Teachers of the Year, one of whom he nominated as California’s National Teacher of the Year.

Posted May 09, 2014 in Site Pages

marshalltuckad20140509

Progress is mixed at the Los Angeles schools that Marshall Tuck oversaw until last August. While accurate that California schools are among the worst performing by national standards, Tuck’s ad does...

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Posted June 04, 2014 in Site Pages

Controller race declared too close to call

With about 5,600 of almost 3 million votes dividing three candidates scratching for a place in the runoff, the race for state controller by early Wednesday morning was stuck in a near-photo finish that...

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