The Community College Association

Prop. 55 Saves Community Colleges From Budget Cuts
The Governor’s proposed 2017-18 budget is leaner than in the past few years, but the passage of Proposition 55 will protect community colleges from cuts and keeps funding positive, according to the budget memo presented by CTA/CCA legislative advocate Jennifer Baker
Join the Professors Watchlist

With a nod to the film Spartacus, faculty around the country are joining the Professors Watchlist to protect their colleagues from a witch hunt unleashed by a new website that asks students to “expose” liberal bias among professors.

Medal of Freedom Recipient is CCA Keynote Speaker
Sylvia Mendez, civil rights activist and 2010 Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, is the keynote speaker for the CCA Winter Conference, Feb. 24-26 at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles.
Puttin' on the Hits Aids Student Scholarships
CCA members are often a hit with their students because of their excellent teaching skills. At Mt. San Antonio College, faculty put on the hits for their students, raising almost $200,000 for student awards.
Student CTA Pledges to Fight Bigotry
The Executive Board of Student CTA (SCTA) — a group of aspiring public school teachers — has announced its support for fellow student educators via this new online video
Twitter Hashtag Activism
Are you doing everything you can to advocate for your members? Here are tips for using Twitter to reach an even bigger audience.
Be Inspired at the 2017 NEA Higher Ed Conference
Unite. Inspire. Lead: Strengthening Bridges to Opportunities is the theme of the upcoming conference. 
Drive Safe, Win a Car
CTA members who make a promise to drive safely will be eligible to win a new car from California Casualty.
Get Ready for CCA's Book Club
"Why Unions Matter" is the selection for this year's CCA Book Club coming up in February.
Coming Next: CCA's Winter Conference

Online registration is now available for CCA’s Winter Conference, Feb. 24-26, 2017 at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles. In this second of three yearly conferences, you can expect standout trainings that you can use to strengthen your membership. You won’t want to miss this!

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