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CTA - California Teacher Association


CTA was founded in 1863 as the California Educational Society by state schools superintendent John Swett with fewer than 100 members. What a difference 150 years makes. With 325,000 members, including teachers, counselors, librarians, social workers, and psychologists.  CTA now is the most inclusive & most powerful voice of educators in the state.


California Teachers Association

San Diego Regional Service Center

760-744-4108 or 619-683-3990 Phone

California Teachers Association

CTA Headquarters

650-697-1400 Phone   Website

NEA - National Education Association

The National Education Association (NEA), the nation's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA's 3 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States.

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ET

Mailing Address

National Education Association
1201 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036-3290

Visit the NEA Website

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