California Educators Join the #ArmMeWith Movement

Easily record and share your video story from your phone, tablet or computer to tell us what you would rather be armed with. Join us.

Gavin Newsom: An important moment for organized labor

Candidate for Governor, Gavin Newsom speaks about the importance of union organizing and the spirit of CTA.

CTA's new TV ads: Public Schools Keep Our Communities Strong

Neighborhood public schools create opportunities for students, for society, and to make a better California for all of us.

March is Women's Herstory Month!

Celebrating achievements, struggles and persistence of the women shaping our nation every day.



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Arts in Education

Support the extracurricular and enrichment programs you care about most

ScholarShare 529’s Scholar Dollars Grant Program will award more than $300,000 to California’s K-8 public and charter schools in 2018.


Betsy DeVos has failed to provide every student the opportunity to succeed.

Over the past year, we’ve seen time and time again how Betsy DeVos has failed to understand and uphold the mission of public schools. Join the thousands of educators and share your message!

Lessons in Civil Rights

Electronic Field Trip brings vivid local stories to life

Sign up for field trip on Feb. 22 at 7am or 10am - see story for details

As a young African American woman living in Oakland during World War II, Betty Soskin learned firsthand about the racial discrimination black Americans faced then. Now, at age 96, Soskin has the insight and wisdom to put it into perspective.

Yas-Meen West

Online magazine chock-full of lessons in the Innovation issue

West teaches sixth-grade at Cesar E. Chavez Middle School in San Bernardino

Yas-Meen West is teaching kids to find the least common multiple in math class, but she's accomplishing more. She's also teaching new teachers to integrate technology with the new standards, foster student engagement and reinforce positive behavior.

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