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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 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 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 March 06, 2014 in CCA Advocate

State Council approves strategic plan

“Our Union, Our Future” to guide organization

After two years of meetings, input from more than 30,000 members, discussions and debate by the 100-plus-member Strategic Planning...

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Posted May 14, 2012 in California Educator

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Rebecca Mieliwocki named National Teacher of the Year

Rebecca Mieliwocki named National Teacher of the Year

In a light-hearted White House ceremony, CTA member Rebecca Mieliwocki was honored as the 2012 National Teacher of the Year by President...

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Posted November 17, 2011 in California Educator

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A teacher's evolution

Are good teachers born or made?
It’s a question worth pondering in an era when nearly half of all educators quit before their fifth year of teaching and the profession is under constant attack.

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Posted February 23, 2011 in California Educator

Transitioning to the Common Core State Standards

This year’s Instruction and Professional Development (IPD) Strand at CTA’s Summer Institute, July 31 to Aug. 5 at UCLA, will focus on planning for the transition from the California Content Standards...

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Posted February 23, 2011 in California Educator

Jennifer Kipfel

Teachers are their own best support

Samantha Abdullah, a first-year teacher, perches on top of a desk and proudly observes while students in her eighth-grade English classroom at Rancho Pico Middle School interrogate one another and...

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Posted February 23, 2011 in California Educator

Richard Luevano

Finding success again

Richard Luevano never expected to experience teacher burnout, but it struck in 2008. After 20 years of teaching, the Victor Elementary Teachers Association member no longer looked forward to going...

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Posted February 23, 2011 in California Educator

CTA's training tips for teachers

Support is available for both new and experienced teachers in the “I Can Do It!” and “I Have Done It!” trainings taught by CTA staff and trained members. Workshops cover establishing classroom rules...

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