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Posted December 14, 2011 in Site Pages

2014 Written Essay Winners

Posted June 04, 2014 in Site Pages

Primary imperils some legislative comeback bids

California's top-two primary system delivered Election Day drama in a handful of state legislative contests, including for some former lawmakers who saw their comeback campaigns imperiled by Tuesday's...

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Posted May 20, 2014 in Site Pages

California schools better off with Tom Torlakson in charge20140520

As a teacher and school principal, I haven’t forgotten the trouble California’s schools were in when state Superintendent Tom Torlakson took office three years ago. School budgets were being...

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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

WASHINGTON...

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Posted June 12, 2014 in Site Pages

Tuck to Torlakson Dont appeal Vergara ruling

Portending what could become a major policy issue in November's runoff for state superintendent of public instruction, challenger Marshall Tuck called on incumbent Tom Torlakson...

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Posted June 27, 2011 in California Educator

¡Sí Se Puede! ¿Por Qué No?

Four years ago, I started my presidency with some important goals — to protect Proposition 98, to show that educator-led reform improves student achievement, and to build organizational capacity....

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Posted June 20, 2011 in California Educator

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State Council launches State of Emergency Phase 2

Building on the solidarity and energy from CTA members’ successful week of state budget protests in May, State Council delegates met in Los Angeles in early June and approved the second phase of...

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Posted June 20, 2011 in California Educator

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Inglewood teachers face district's financial crisis

Members of the Inglewood Teachers Association (ITA) have persevered through trying times, and their district may now be taken over by the state.

In June 2010, the ITA negotiations team...

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Posted June 20, 2011 in California Educator

CTA presses lawmakers for better budget

UPDATE

As the Educator went to press, CTA members and representatives were hard at work trying to secure the four votes needed to pass a state budget with the extensions of current...

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Posted June 20, 2011 in California Educator

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Beating the clock

A typical teacher’s workday begins early and ends late. It includes offering extra help to struggling students at lunch or after school. It may also include coaching sports, supervising extracurricular...

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