Congresswoman Jahana Hayes joined other members of Connecticut's Congressional delegation condemning Betsy DeVos' School Safety Commission recommendations to use federal education funds to buy guns. Read what they are doing to protect teachers and watch the newsconference video.
CEA members, leaders, and staff are speaking out on issues that impact teachers' livelihoods and retirement security, as well as educational outcomes for students. Hear what your colleagues are saying about
Several hundred Waterbury teachers, wearing Red for Ed T-shirts, showed their strength as a union at a recent Board of Education meeting. Read story.
A shiny apple to Senators Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal and Congresswomen Rosa DeLauro and Jahana Hayes for standing up for teachers by introducing legislation to prevent federal dollars from being used to buy guns for schools. Read story.
Join Congresswoman Jahana Hayes in saying no to arming teachers. Attend her news conference at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 19 at Kennedy High School in Waterbury.
A plan to shift the cost of teacher pensions onto cities and towns is still being discussed by legislators. Watch for CEA Action Alerts in the coming weeks with details on what you can do to help defeat this bad plan.
Condolences to family, friends, and constituents of Rep. Ezequiel Santiago who passed away last night. Read story.
A rotten apple to the Trump Administration for a plan to cut $7 billion in federal education funding.