Teachers are outraged over Connecticut Senator Michael McLachlan’s comments to arm teachers. Read story.
If you are a UConn Huskies fan, you can purchase discounted tickets to UConn’s homecoming game, Oct. 27, and join us at the free CEA teacher tailgate tent, sponsored by California Casualty.
CEA’s newest member benefit partner, Cambridge Credit Counseling, can help you with credit card debt and student loans. Check out this new member benefit for expert advice to get you back on solid financial ground.
Regardless of how long you have been teaching, CEA’s New Teacher Conference on Oct. 20 will help you become more confident in your ability to make a difference in the classroom and advocate for your students. The conference offers something for every teacher —early-career, mid-career, and veteran educators. Click here to register. View a special invitation…
We’re raising our voices and supporting our students and public schools by wearing Red for Ed. Local districts across the state are joining the Red for Ed campaign by purchasing customized t-shirts for all of their members. Click here to get details on the CEA-designed shirts and how you can personalize them with your local’s name.
It’s no surprise that Connecticut is among the top states for teachers. A new WalletHub Survey of the Best and Worst States for Teachers finds states with strong unions fared the best. Read the story.
CEA joined the fight against Betsy DeVos’s plan to use federal education funds to buy guns for schools. Read the story and watch the video at blogcea.org.
More than 150 teachers across the country are running for political offices this year. Read why your colleagues are stepping up and what you can do to help them.
Take 30 seconds to fill out this form and you will immediately know whether or not you are eligible to vote in the November 6 election and how to get an absentee ballot if you will not be in Connecitcut on Election Day. Click here to find out how to register to vote..
Find out where the candidates for office stand on issues of importance to you. The CEA Legislator Report Card gives you the facts on which candidates support teacher pensions, public education, school safety, and more…and which ones don’t. View CEA Legislator Report Card. Watch CEA President Jeff Leake explain how to navigate the CEA Report Card.