NEWS RELEASES

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.

Statement from the Education Stakeholder Coalition Condemning Attacks Against Connecticut Educators Regarding Curriculum

We are committed to stopping the threatening behavior against teachers.

Statement from CEA President Kate Dias on Mansfield Art Teacher Kim King Named Connecticut’s 2022 Teacher of the Year

Kim exemplifies the highest standards of professionalism and dedication to her students, her colleagues, and her community.

CEA Launches New Ad Campaign

TV and radio ads highlight educators’ dedication and support to ensure safe, welcoming learning environments for all students.

Connecticut Public School Teachers: Stronger Than Ever

CEA awareness campaign champions educators’ dedication and support to ensure safe, welcoming learning environments for students

Teachers Welcome In-Person Learning, but Safety Concerns Highlight a Profession Under Stress

Nearly 1,000 educators participated in CEA’s Back-to-School Survey, sharing their top COVID-related concerns and priorities going into the new school year.