California Teacher’s Association

Jennifer Raeder, a second grade teacher at Sunnyside Elementary school in San Francisco, who has already received a pink slip, joined more than 200 other teachers and supporters in a demonstration against proposed budget cuts to education in Sacramento on May 9, 2011. (AP)

Teachers In Bay Area, State Begin Week Of Budget Protests

Teachers marched in downtown San Francisco Monday and rallied at the state Capitol to launch a week of protests over the threat of deep budget cuts to public education.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/09/2011

Teachers in Union City protested layoffs and staff reductions in March, 2011.  (CBS)

California Teachers Call For Week Of Budget Protests

Thousands of California teachers are expected to take part in a weeklong series of rallies and sit-ins at the Capitol and throughout the state to protest possible spending cuts in the state budget.

CBS San Francisco–05/08/2011

California Governor Jerry Brown (AP)

Phil Matier: Teachers Union Asks California Governor To Pressure Lawmakers Further

The California Teachers Association, is applying pressure on Gov. Brown to bypass voters and go through state legislators to create new taxes to close the state budget deficit.


Teachers in Union City protested layoffs and staff reductions in March, 2011.  (CBS)

Pink Slips Handed Out To Thousands Of California Teachers

School districts in California have issued nearly 19,000 layoff notices so far to teachers amid uncertainty over the state budget, the California Teachers Association estimated Tuesday.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/15/2011


New Schools Chief Outlines California Education’s Dire Fiscal Crisis

Bleak financial conditions are facing California schools after three years of cuts to education, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson said Thursday.


Latinos Play Major Role in November Election

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KCBS)_ San Jose was Tuesday’s stop for a statewide bus tour to get more Latinos registered to vote. Todos A Votar! is helping to promote the Latino cause as they are expected to play […]




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