NEWS RELEASES

New CEA Survey Finds Rising Wave of Stress, Burnout, Shortages, and Teachers Leaving the Profession

Increased salaries, staffing, respect, limits on non-teaching duties would help alleviate growing crisis in our schools.

Because of a Teacher, Every Profession Is Possible

CEA launches campaign highlighting positive role of Connecticut teachers in students’ lives and careers With school districts across the country continuing to suffer from a shortage of teachers and school…

Statement from CEA President Kate Dias on Swatting Threat

The swatting threats across Connecticut today, calling 911 to report fake active shooting incidents in our schools, are shocking, appalling, and downright dangerous. We need to take all threats seriously…

CEA Honor Roll Recognizes Education Champions This Election Season

The Honor Roll and Legislator Report Card are part of CEA’s Candidate Comparison tool that evaluates candidates’ overall support for issues important to students, teachers, and public education.

New SDE Guidance Attempts to Restore Bad Pandemic Practice Jeopardizing Students

Guidelines are inequitable; flout legislative ban on dual teaching

Education Community Stands with Uvalde

Read the statement from CEA President Kate Dias on today’s tragic school shooting in Uvalde, Texas.

Join Us in Wearing #RedforEd Today

With one week left in the legislative session, CEA is asking legislators, parents, and voters to stand with students and teachers to get critical bills passed.

A Sea of Red in Schools Across the State

#RedforEd Day of Action urges legislators to pass legislation critical to students, teachers, and public education With one week left before the end of the legislative session, educators across the…

What You Don’t See in Connecticut Classrooms: Soaring Rates of Trauma, Depression, Anxiety, Stress, and Suicide

Educators, parents, students, and legislators are joining a CEA social media campaign.

Big Blue Reading Bus Tour Back on the Road Celebrating Literacy During Read Across Connecticut Week

Connecticut Education Foundation brings the joy of reading and free books to students; local sports celebrities join in the celebration.

Reading Bus Tour Back on the Road

Connecticut Education Foundation brings the joy of reading to students in New London and Plainfield Connecticut sports stars share literacy message with students across the state

Teachers and School Personnel Support Masks for All to Protect Students and Staff

Union leaders representing public education personnel urge state officials continue to follow federal disease control agency guidance to keep school buildings safe and open

Educators’ Survey Finds ‘We Need to Be Doing Better’ to Protect Student, Staff Health and Safety

Board of Education Union Coalition’s poll results back up recent call for more stringent protocols.

Educators and School Staff Urge Action to Assure “Safe, Healthy Return to the Classroom”

Board of Education Union Coalition leaders call on state to enact specific protocols ahead of students’ return from winter break

Statement from CEA President Kate Dias on Nationwide TikTok School Threat

We must all stand together to stop the dangerous new trend of using social media to instigate violence in our schools and communities.