For-profit charter schools will be illegal in California after legislation co-authored by Assemblymember Tony Thurmond was recently signed by the governor.
In the November Election, friend of classified employees and champion of public schools Tony Thurmond will face off against a charter school advocate with ties to Donald Trump’s Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos.
After members of United Teachers Los Angeles voted to authorize a strike if necessary, Association Ben Valdepeña issued a statement in support of UTLA members.
CSEA has championed the rights of classified employees for nearly a century, transforming our members into respected partners of the education community. Today, we have a powerful, 91-percent membership rate and represent more than 240,000 employees throughout California, making us the largest classified school employee union in the nation.