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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 August 29, 2014 in Site Pages

Tom Torlakson will appeal California teacher tenure ruling

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson will appeal the June court ruling that California’s teacher tenure laws are unconstitutional, he decided Friday. “The people who dedicate...

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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 October 24, 2014 in the Blog

The Latest Time Cover is a Sensationalist Outrage

Suggesting that due process makes it nearly impossible to fire teachers, Time's latest cover purposefully leaves the impression that there are many, many teachers in our public schools...

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 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 December 14, 2011 in Site Pages

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Posted July 18, 2013 in CCA Advocate

What is the best time of day to teach?

CCA members have their favorites

Dorothy Reina, Riverside College, history:
I love the evening. I like the array of students I get. Traditional, working people...

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Posted May 14, 2012 in California Educator

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The Hunger Games

Joshua Wong didn’t like reading. That changed when his teacher selected “The Hunger Games” as a reading assignment at Hoover Middle School in San Francisco.

“I...

Related Tags:Volume 16 Issue 8, Educator Feature, Inside Educator, Educator, Community, Human rights, Teaching,

Posted February 29, 2012 in California Educator

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When teaching is a virtual challenge

Andrew Wong had no formal training in online teaching, but that didn’t stop him from teaching online anthropology courses at CSU East Bay and creating his own curriculum from scratch. Wong embraced...

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