Posted June 16, 2014 in the News
Bizarre ruling on tenure: Opposing view
The ruling by a Los Angeles judge in Vergara v. California is a bizarre development in the ongoing anti-teacher campaign funded by wealthy individuals trying to twist education policies
Posted June 20, 2014 in the News
Vergara: An attack on teachers, schools, students
Corporate education reform hucksters, school privatization advocates, and anti-labor forces are claiming victory for a judge’s misguided decision that will hurt students and our schools.
Posted June 21, 2014 in the News
Attacking teachers’ professional rights hurts schools
The recent landmark ruling on teacher tenure found that state laws giving teachers strong lifetime employment protections after less than two years on the job has resulted in a school system that denies...
Posted February 25, 2014 in the News
Alpine teachers, district reach tentative accord
A tentative agreement between striking Alpine teachers and the Alpine Union School District was reached in the earliest hours on Tuesday after a fourth day of negotiations.
Posted February 23, 2014 in the News
Alpine teacher talks break down
Marathon negotiations over the weekend between the Alpine Union School District and its teachers union didn’t produce a contract agreement,
Posted December 04, 2013 in the News
Dozens of Yolo County teachers protest in Heritage Plaza
About two-dozen teachers from the Yolo County Office of Education held a rally Tuesday in Woodland's Heritage Plaza to protest working without a contract -- and they say the next step may be a strike....
Posted August 14, 2013 in the News
Madera Teachers Rally, Threaten Strike
It was a heated school board meeting in Madera on Tuesday. Teachers there packed a board meeting after a day of rallying.
Posted September 12, 2012 in Press Releases
CTA Statement of Solidarity With Striking Chicago Educators
BURLINGAME – Dean E. Vogel, president of the 325,000-member California Teachers Association, issued this statement of solidarity today as CTA’s Board of Directors voted unanimously to support...