Memorial Day

Memorial Day: Honoring our nation's servicemen & women

On this Memorial Day, May 25, we reflect on the collective memory of the people who died while serving in the country's armed forces.
Asian Students

A look at school life for the "model minority"

Being in the "Model Minority" can be challenging for Asian American/Pacific Islander students when stereotypes are perpetuated.
Reading dogs

Dogs are turning hesitant children into confident readers

Reading has gone to the dogs in Elk Grove, Redding and Manhattan Beach. How our canine four-legged friends are helping kids learn.
Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter training highlights today's inequities

Training at CTA's Equity and Human Rights Conference stirs and enlightens; emphasizes fact that much work is to be done.



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Put a lid on it

Community wants waste company to clean up its act

Community Engagement and coalition building

Community members in Huntington Beach unite with Oak View Elementary School students who want the local waste company there to enclose the dump that is operating right across the street from campus.


4 bills to address Charter School accountabilty/transpancy

Advocaty on education reform

CTA is co-sponsoring a package of bills to increase charter school accountability and transparency. The bills propose changes to the 23-year-old Charter School Law to keep up with charter schools' unprecedented growth.

Asian Pacific Islander Heritage

Here's to May and Asian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

Social Justice, Equity and Diversity in education

As we welcome the month of May, we honor and celebrate Asian/Pacific Islanders and reflect on their contributions. The theme of this year’s Heritage Month is Many Cultures, One Voice: Promote Equality and Inclusion.

Disability Insurance Awareness Month

May Is Disability Insurance Awareness Month

May 2015

For most people, their income is their primary source of financial security. But the typical American worker dramatically underestimates, or even ignores, the risk of income loss that can be caused by illness or injury.

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