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Torrington Building Rep Steps Up to Give Back to Colleagues

Teachers are extremely busy people, but despite all of the responsibilities already on her plate Torrington teacher Sarah Mobley decided to step up and become a building rep in her local.

Explaining the value of union membership and the reason she’s decided to get involved Mobley says, “The union is our voice. We are stronger together, and as a collective we can do more and speak up for the change we want in our schools. That is a power that union membership provides, and it’s important to be a part of that.”

The Southwest Elementary School teacher is in her first year as a building rep.

“I stepped up because I found out that my local didn’t have any building reps who teach the arts, so as an art teacher I thought, well, if they don’t have anybody in the arts, it’s my responsibility to step forward and take that position,” Mobley says. Read more

Showcase Your Local’s Newsletter or Website

Does your local have a newsletter or website? We want to know about it!

The annual CEA Newsletter and Website Competition recognizes teachers and locals who promote communication with Association members. This year, the entry process is completely online and easier than ever.

Click to Enter.

The deadline for entering is February 23, and winners are recognized at the CEA Representative Assembly in May.

Showcase Your Local Association Newsletter or Website

Does your local Association have a newsletter or website? If the answer is yes, why not enter the CEA Newsletter and Website Competition?

The annual competition is open to all local Associations across Connecticut and recognizes teachers and locals promoting communication. The best newsletters in five categories by size of Association membership—as well as the best new entry and best local Association website—are recognized at the CEA Representative Assembly in May.

Entries must be received by 5 p.m. on Friday, February 24, 2017.

Click here for an entry form.