Connecticut Educators Attend Global Event in Thailand Focusing on Access, Equity 

CEA Vice President Tom Nicholas and Greenwich Education Association Vice President Rae Baczek traveled to Bangkok this summer as part of a National Education Association delegation to the 8th World Congress of Education International (EI). EI is a group of unions representing 32 million educators from around the world whose mission is to improve the…

‘We Is Always Better Than Me’: New Education Commissioner Kicks Off School Year

“In a few days, half a million kids will come through our doors. What we provide will be the best chance they have at success in life,” Connecticut’s new Education Commissioner Miguel Cardona told superintendents gathered for a back-to-school meeting this morning. “Let’s learn together and grow together and give them the best we’ve got,”…

Teachers Refresh and Reflect at CEA Summer Conference

From negotiations to teacher evaluation to citizen lobbying and much more, more than 500 CEA members took advantage of the opportunity to learn more about their union and their profession at the CEA Summer Conference this Monday and Tuesday. “Everything was a 10—the professional development was top notch,” says Avon Education Association President Jonathan Moss.…