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2019-2020 CTA Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Education Awards Program

The California Teachers Association is pleased to announce the twentieth year of our
exciting art and essay recognition: The CTA Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Education Awards
Program.
This program is designed to provide recognition for educators and their students who
demonstrate an understanding of the vision and guiding principles by which Cesar E.
Chavez lived his life. The Awards Program honors the memory of this great man and
ensures that the spirit of his work continues in the classrooms of California.
The recipients, both students and sponsoring CTA members, will receive up to $550 (exact
amount will be determined by the Awards committee). Their work will be recognized by
posting visual art and written essays online and in various CTA publications.
For the current school year, eligible entries must fit into the category of either Written
Essays or Visual Arts.

For more details clink on the link 2019-2020 César Chávez Brochure

Source: CTA.org

CTA Benefits – Informational

Informational  Update from CTA Member Benefits

Through your CTA membership, you get access to many valuable benefits like discounts on travel and dining, financial services and insurance products at group rates. CTAMemberBenefits.org has all the detailed information about the benefits available to you, including CTA-endorsed Disability and Life Insurance from Standard Insurance Company (The Standard).

The Standard also has a newly updated Member Service Center website accessible through CTAMemberBenefits.org as a resource for members. There, you will find:

  • Insurance Plan Details
  • Easy Online Application
  • Online Claim Submission
  • Informational Videos
  • Insurance Needs Calculators
  • Premium Estimator Calculators
  • New “Send a Message” Contact Form

To access the new website, log in through CTA Member Benefits and click on “Access The Standard’s Member Service Center” in the sidebar.

For costs and further details of the Disability and Life Insurance coverage, including the exclusions, benefit waiting periods, any reductions or limitations and the terms under which the policies may be continued in force, please contact Standard Insurance Company at 800.522.0406 (TTY).
Source: https://www.ctamemberbenefits.org/

 

ACE General Election Results

Attached are the ACE general election results. Thank you to everyone who was a candidate. Thank you to everyone who counted ballots from our ACE Election Committee. Congratulations to all the winners.
Union strong.
Robert Lemoine
ACE President

ASSOCIATION OF COLTON EDUCATORS

March 7, 2019

 Legal Votes Cast         650

 Invalid Votes Cast         4

 Total Votes Cast          654

 

Secretary (521 votes) (262 needed to win)

Amanda Duggan-Gutierrez              203

Janice Marcano                                 318   (elected)

 

Treasurer (543 votes) (272 needed to win)                 

Russell Levine               542    (elected)

 

Elementary Director (480 votes) (241 needed to win)                               

Claudina Flores              479    (elected)

Kristine Jundanian       473    (elected)

Jack Yuill                        471    (elected)

 

Middle School Director (616 votes) (309 needed to win)

Jessica Lynn Head       311    (elected)

Wendy Stachowiak       259

Lori Walton                    407    (elected)

 

High School Director (511votes) (256 needed to win)

Mason Branham            507    (elected)

 

AT-Large Director   (496 votes) (248 needed to win)

Fabian Carballo            492    (elected)

 

PPS Director (521 vote) ( 262 needed to win)

Sabrina Chimienti     162

Mary Garrison           358    (elected)

 

CTA State Council Rep (502 vote) (252 needed to win)

Cristina Puraci           500    (elected)

NEA/RA Local Delegate

NEA/RA Delegate              Robert Lemoine                    463    (elected)

NEA/RA Delegate             Jessica Head                          422    (elected)

NEA/RA Delegate              Nathan Underwood              422    (elected)

NEA/RA Delegate              Camille Butts                         433    (elected)

NEA/RA Delegate             Rebekah Acord                       434    (elected)

 

 

NOTE: ALL WRITES-INS WHO RECEIVED LESS THAN 20 VOTES ARE NOT LISTED. YOU CAN CALL ACE FOR THE COMPLETE LIST OF WRITE INS.

FROM THE TABLE-BARGAINING UPDATE

Your Bargaining Team met with the District Team on March 7, 2019

Appendix IV: Coaching/Activity Pay —The Association and District reached a tentative agreement on coaching pay to create parity and equity.
The team bargaining Appendix IV consists of : Veronica Allmon, Camille Butts, John Chovan, Christine Montgomery, and Cristina Puraci

The Association passed one article to the District:
Article 6: Association Security — The Association’s proposal is to modify and update the language based on current laws and district practices.
The Association and District discussed Article 8: Hours of Employment, however, no new proposals were passed at this time.

Thank you so much for all of your support.

Chris Neiman- Wilson Elem
Rebekah Acord – Terrace Hills MS
Cristina Puraci – Terrace View Elem.
Paul Lucero – Joe Baca MS
Sheila Comerford – Grand Terrace HS
Judith Kim – PPS
Dan Bartlett – CTA Representative

FROM THE TABLE 3-7-19

 

CPR Certification Workshop

ACE & U.S. Grant Elementary

Present

CPR Certification Workshop

This workshop is open to CJUSD Employees who would like to have CPR/ First Aid Certification.

 * This Class Meets BLS Requirements

When: Saturday, May 11, 2019

Time: 8:30am -12pm

Where: US Grant Multi-Purpose Room

Fee: $40 (Cash only please)

Contact: ACE Office, (909) 825-0332, register by

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Space is limited

Cash payment is due the day of the workshop

No children please

CPR Flyer

2019 CTA Conference Grants

Grants are available to attend the Equity & Human Rights Conference in San Jose and the Good Teaching Conference in Garden Grove.

Equity & Human Rights Conference
Application Deadline: January 7, 2019
Location: Fairmont Hotel, San Jose
Conference Date: March 1-3, 2019Good Teaching Conference – South
Application Deadline: January 7, 2019
Location: Hyatt Regency Orange County, Garden Grove
Conference Date: March 22-24, 2019

To apply for an incentive grant online visit www.CTAGo.org/grants.

Available Grants

New Member Grants will be awarded to applicants who are within their first 5 years of CTA membership.

Minority Incentive Grants – Minority members are defined as belonging to one of the following racial-ethnic groups:  African American; American Indian/Alaska Native; Asian; Hispanic; Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander or Multi-ethnic.  These grants are offered to encourage minority leadership within the Association.

Small Chapter Incentive Grants will be awarded to small chapters with a unit size of 100 or fewer members or 200 or fewer members for Issues Conference.

Special Small Chapter Full Incentive Grants will be offered for Issues Conference participants from chapters with a unit size of 25 or fewer members.

Special Under-Represented Groups (White Male, and Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual or Transgender) Grants will be offered for Equity and Human Rights Conference participants.

Grants cover conference registration and transportation.

For full details and to apply for a grant, go to www.CTAGo.org/grants.

Should you have any questions regarding the online application process for the incentive grants, please call the CTA Conference Coordination Center at 650-552-5355.

Source: www.cta.org

Sick Leave Bank Enrollment

Sick Leave Bank

According to Article 13 Section 13.13 of the current Agreement between the Association and the District, the open period to enroll in the Sick Leave Bank is May 1 through June 15th of each year.

This is your only opportunity to enroll in the Sick Leave Bank for the 2018-2019 year. You must have accumulated 20 days of personal sick leave as of June 30, 2018 to be eligible to enroll.

Once you enroll in the Sick Leave Bank, you do not have to enroll every year.

To enroll now, fill out the Sick Leave Bank enrollment form on the back and send to the ACE Office on or before June 15, 2018.

If you want more details on the Sick Leave Bank, please refer to Section 13.13 of your contract.  If you still have questions, see your ACE site rep. or call the ACE Office (825-0332).

2018-SickLeave-Enrollment-Form-1.doc (143 downloads)