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    Nominate a Colleague for CEA’s Human and Civil Rights Awards

    November 20, 2017

    Do you know an educator who has demonstrated exceptional commitment to multiculturalism, equal opportunities, LGBTQQI support and awareness, conflict resolution, or other social issues pertinent to students and public education? Nominate a colleague for one of nine CEA Human and Civil Rights Awards. Now easier than ever, nominations can be made online. Categories include: Susan […]


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    Ellington Teachers Strengthen Connections, Build Union’s Future

    November 17, 2017

    Sometimes teachers only think about their union when it comes to matters governed by their contract, but leaders of the Ellington Education Association (EEA) are trying to change that. “We don’t want to just be ghostbusters—the people you call when there’s a problem,” says President Mark Mahler. “A union should be a big group that […]


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    CEA Vice President on the Air Discussing How to Brighten Holidays for Needy Children

    November 17, 2017

    In public school classrooms across the state, students whose families are facing financial hardship have been nominated by their teachers to receive gifts through the Holiday Bear program. A project of the Connecticut Education Foundation (CEF)—CEA’s charitable arm—Holiday Bear brightens the holidays for children in need. You can make a difference by sponsoring a child! […]






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