YOUR PENSION UNDER FIRE: BUDGET VOTE EXPECTED MONDAY
Legislators are expected to vote on a budget plan on Monday that impacts your livelihood.
Legislators Need to Hear from You! Contact your legislators today and tell them:
1) No cost shift
2) No increase in teacher pension contributions
3) No cuts to ECS funding
Tell your legislators to vote against any attacks on students, teachers, and public education, and to respect teachers’ contributions to Connecticut’s children and the future of our state.
CONNECTICUT SCHOOLS LEAD THE NATION
One of the best things Connecticut has going for it, according to a new report, is its public schools. Read story.
A shiny apple to Bridgeport teachers who spoke up against plans to take funding away from Bridgeport public schools to expand charter schools.
A rotten apple to legislators who want to balance the state budget on our backs. Contact your legislators today. Tell them to support a budget that works for all of us and invests in our schools.
OCTOBER 14 – SAVE THE DATE
CONNECTICUT TEACHERS GRADUATE SCHOOL FAIR
9am – noon
Join Connecticut universities and colleges to explore their graduate programs and learn more about the new professional certification requirements with representatives from the state, AFT-CT, and CEA. Hosted by AFT-CT, CEA, CSDE, and Wesleyan University, this event is free for Connecticut teachers.
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TEACHER APPRECIATION DAY AT THE YARD GOATS
Hartford Yard Goats baseball fans, come to CEA Member Appreciation Days this season—Saturday, July 29, and Friday, August 11. Get $2 off tickets and enjoy special teacher recognition and fireworks after each game! Go to ticketreturn.com and logon using: UserID: CEA2017 and Password: yardgoats2017.