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2017–2018 CTA CONFERENCES:
REGION I LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
This Conference is an opportunity to learn new skills, improve upon your existing attributes and obtain information to assist you and your chapter in taking action. It is also an excellent opportunity to introduce newer members to the intricacies of association leadership. For a complete listing of the counties served by Region I, see the attached map.
Date: September 15-17, 2017 | Location: Fairmont Hotel, San Jose | Register Online
GLBT ISSUES CONFERENCE
CTA is proud to present the ninth annual CTA conference addressing GLBT issues involving educators, students and community. This conference is open to all CTA members and will serve as a venue to discuss a variety of subjects affecting the entire membership and California’s youth. Participants will have a variety of workshops to choose from as well as opportunities to interact as a group.
Also, over the weekend you will have time to visit the exhibitor area. Exhibits will showcase many organizations that address GLBT issues including many CTA services and resources.
Date: Dec 8-10, 2017 | Location: Fairmont, San Jose | More Info
The Issues Conference provides an opportunity for educators from rural, urban, and ESP local areas, throughout the state, to learn, share, strategize and unite together to determine the future of public education. As members with diverse interests and multiple perspectives, don’t miss this opportunity to reconnect with fellow educators, reenergize your skillset and help strategize solutions to confront the challenges we are facing together.
Date: January 26-28, 2018 | Location: Rio All-Suite Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada | More Info
GOOD TEACHING CONFERENCE NORTH
The CTA Good Teaching Conferences continue to support excellent teaching and learning practices for classroom teachers via peer-to-peer instruction. Offering a variety of diverse workshops focused on curriculum content areas for K-12 teachers, the conferences provide opportunities for professional development and offer time to network and share ideas with colleagues and experts in the field of education. Join us on Friday for two newly updated and timely pre-conferences.
Come and learn from experts in your field, share your ideas, expand your knowledge and network with your colleagues. Register now and join us at the Fairmont San Jose for this exciting and informative professional development opportunity.
- Choose from more than 80 sessions designed to support excellent teaching and learning practices for classroom teachers.
- Topics cover Common Core, Classroom Management, Technology, Student Motivation, Musical Innovation, Fitness, ELL, Special Education and so much more.
- Visit the vendor and exhibitor showcase for the latest in classroom materials, tools, technology and learning aids.
Date: February 2-4, 2018 | Location: Fairmont Hotel, San Jose | More Info
NEW EDUCATOR WEEKEND
CTA’s New Educator Weekend is a new conference for CTA members. Participants will be educators in their first five years in the profession. The New Educator Weekend has everything that new educators need in their first years with sessions and electives concentrating on:
- Classroom Management – Creating a productive and inspiring learning environment
- Navigating IEP’s and Special Education Areas
- What I wish I knew my first years of teaching
- Working with colleagues, administration and parents
- Common Core, State Standards, Assessments and Pedagogy
- Teaching is a Career
- Resources and Programs available to members
Date: February 23-25, 2018 | Location: Marriot, SFO | More Info
CTA/NEA-Retired and its members is a strong voice for education retirees in state and local policymaking. If you are retired or are considering retirement in the next few years, you will benefit from this conference. You will learn how to stay connected, be protected and enjoy great benefits.
Date: March 1-2, 2018 | Location: Marriot, Torrance | More Info