Posted October 20, 2009 in California Educator
Collective bargaining: The right to a good contract
For educators in California, their union contract should be as vital as their student gradebook or lesson planner. It's a critical document that's the culmination of the collective bargaining process....
Posted June 07, 2012 in CCA Advocate
CCA was right all along about AB 1725
By Alan Frey
Community College Consultant
Many of you who read this column were not around when the big Community College Reform Bill, AB 1725, was passed by the Legislature...
Posted May 22, 2012 in California Educator
It's time everyone paid their fair share
CTA has for many years been concerned about the enormous gap in California between the haves and the have-nots — a chasm that seems to be growing greater and greater with every passing year. It’s...
Posted May 21, 2012 in California Educator
The poor should be given a chance
I lived in a poor household growing up in rural Chino. During those years my father was an itinerant farmhand, which until I was in about the fourth grade meant our family lived on the margins....
Posted May 31, 2012 in California Educator
* Dec. 2-3 Secondary Literary Summit IX, Costa Mesa
* Jan. 8 Deadline to enter César...