California Teacher, February-March 2015

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February-March 2015
Volume 68, Number 3 
In this issue...

UP FRONT
 
FEATURES

The Benefits of Belonging: Part THREE

  • Estate planning matters! Living trusts for union members
  • Veterinary discounts, Auto buying program, Tires and service

  • New Farmworker Comix commemorates UFW Grape Strike
  • Los Angeles field rep Karen Curtis retires, CFT welcomes Martha Figueroa
  • Lobby Days: Be a lobbyist for a day in the State Capitol
 
PRE-K AND K-12
Q&A with State Superintendent Tom Torlakson

CLASSIFIED
Cuts to health staff endanger schools and communities

COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Judge rules accrediting agency broke the law

UNIVERSITY
UC Riverside instructor leads contract bargaining

LOCAL WIRE
  • Local 1021: LA turns out for education…
  • Local 4986: Judge returns union president to job…
  • Local 6358: First contract!…
  • Local 1603: Part-timers win back jobs...