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
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
ASSOCIATION OF COLTON EDUCATORS
A.C.E. BOARD OF DIRECTORS – JULY 1, 2018 – JUNE 30, 2020
CANDIDACY FORMS ARE DUE IN THE A.C.E. OFFICE NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2019 AT 5:00 P.M.
Please use link below -Declaration of Candidacy form.
2019 Special Elections flyer Exec Brd- 2019
2019-2020 BOARD OF DIRECTORS CANDIDACY FORM SPECIAL ELECTION
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.
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.
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
ACE & U.S. Grant Elementary
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
All forms can be found in the under the “Forms” tab.
Conference Attendance Request Form & Conference Attendance Criteria and Requirements
18-19 Attendance Request Form (1)
Conference Report Form
CONFERENCE REPORT FORM
Conference Expense Reimbursement Policy & Expense Claim Form
18-19 Conference Expense Form (1)
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.
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.
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 (235 downloads)