Welcome to the website designed especially for K-12 educators within Merced and Mariposa Counties! We act as a body to further the goals established by the participating local chapters, the California Teachers Association (CTA), and the National Education Association (NEA).
Established in honor of CTA's founder, the John Sweet Awards spotlight the achievements of newspaper and broadcast media professional who successfully helped to educate the public about the vital role public education plays in society.
Only CTA Chapter Presidents of Service Center Council chairperson can nominate media work that appeared during 2014, making this competition unique among such contest.
See attachment for additional information, deadline to submit all entries is April 9, 2015.
Each year at the NEA Representative Assembly each state delegation must reflect the ethnic minority state population stipulated in NEA Bylaw 3-1(g). All state affiliates that do not reach the targeted percentage of ethnic minorty delegates to the NEA Representatve Assembly, must file a plan with the National Education Association on how they are to meet their goal.
Please be reminded that Government Section 84101.5 requires the Secretary of State to charge each qualified recipient committee that has an active Statement of Organization (Form 410) on file to pay annual $50.00 filing fee.