AdNotes

Informational newsletter published as needed to provide membership with information relating to issues facing the Association and teaching profession.

   
May 17, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Class Sizes/Combo; CTA's RedForEdDayOfAction; CTA Bulletin News & Resources for California Educators; CTA - Support Students and Local Accountability for Charter Schools; Retirement Tribute; Human Rights Committee - Ramadan; K-6 Collaboration Survey; CTA 2019-20 Conferences - Call For Presenter Applications; CalSTRS Demographic Study Survey; California Casualty School Lounge Makeover; $250 Music & Arts Grant; Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
May 10, 2019 Presidential Communique: Class Size Ratio
   
May 10, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: GGEA WHO Award Recipients; Human Rights Committee - Ramadan; K-6 Collaboration Survey; Interested in Political Campaigns?; CTA 2019-20 Conferences - Call for Presenters; CalSTRS Demographic Survey; Retirement; California Casualty School Lounge Makeover; $250 Music & Arts Grant; Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
May 3, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: GGEA 2019 General Election; NEA Representative Assembly Election Results; CTA 2019-20 Conferences - Call For Presenter Applications; CalSTRS Demographic Study Survey; Retirement; California Casualty School Lounge Makeover; Letter of Non-Reelect; $250 Music & Arts Grant; Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
May 2, 2019 Presidential Communique: GGEA's Response to Site Presentations of District's Budget; TK-6 Class Projections & TK-3 Class Size MOU; Special Education State Complaint Update
   
April 26, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: GGEA Leadership Positions Available; GGEA General Election; Necessities Drive; Retiring; Necessities Drive; Retiring?; California Casualty School Lounge Makeover; Helpful Tax Information; Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
April 19, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: California Casualty Athletic Grant Recipient, Necessities Drive, Retiring?; California Casualty School Lounge Makeover; Letter of Non-Reelect; $250 Music & Arts Grant; Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
April 12, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Necessities Drive, Retiring?, NCUEA Newsletter; NEA;Weingarten Rights; California Casualty Lounge Makeover; $250 Art & Music Grant; Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
March 29, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Spring Break; GGEA Wants You; Weingarten Rights; California Casualty Lounge Makeover; Non Re-elect Letters; $250 Art & Music Grant; Orange Service Center Human Rights Poster Contest; Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; Evaluation Process| REMINDERS: Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
March 26, 2019 Presidential Communique: Board Policy 4131 Certificated Employees, Problem-Solving Procedures
   
March 22, 2019 SpED Committee Survey
   
March 22, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Duplicate Copies of AdNotes/Emails?; K-6 Special Education Survey (K-6 Teachers Only); Board Policy 4131 Certificated Employees, Problem-Solving Procedures; Letter of Intent; Letter of Non-Reelect; $250 Music & Arts Grant; Day Of The Teacher Poster Contest; Necessities Drive; Orange Service Center Council (OSCC); Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
March 18, 2019 General Election Information: GGEA Board of Director Positions; CTA State Delegate
   
March 18, 2019 Presidential Communique: Safety & Aggressive Behavior; Board Policy 4131, Certificated Employees, Problem-Solving Procedures
   
March 15, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Board Policy 4131, Certificated Employees, Problem-Solving Procedures; Letter of Intent; Letter of Non-Reelect; $250 Art & Music Grant; LCAP Participants Wanted $$$ TIME SENSITIVE INFORMATION: Job Share Information; Part-time Employment Plan; Day of the Teacher Poster Contest; CRF Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation; Orange Service Center Council (OSCC); Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; CTA/OSCC Retirement Workshop; CTA Scholarships; Good Teaching Conference; Evaluation Process REMINDERS: Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
March 8, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Letter of Intent; Letter of Non-Reelect; NEA News; $250 Art & Music Grant; LCAP Participants Wanted $$$ TIME SENSITIVE INFORMATION: Job Share Information; Part-time Employment Plan; Day of the Teacher Poster Contest; Necessities Drive; CRF Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation; Orange Service Center Council (OSCC); Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; CTA/OSCC Retirement Workshop; CTA Scholarships; Good Teaching Conference; Evaluation Process REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
 
March 1, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: CTA Equity & Human Rights Conference Streaming; $250 Art & Music Grant; LCAP Participants Wanted $$$ TIME SENSITIVE INFORMATION: Job Share Information; Part-time Employment Plan; Day of the Teacher Poster Contest; Necessities Drive; CRF Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation; Orange Service Center Council (OSCC); Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; CTA/OSCC Retirement Workshop; Messaging for Recruitment & Retention; 2019 Equity Day; 2019 Human Rights Poster Contest; CTA Scholarships; Good Teaching Conference; Evaluation Process REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
February 22, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Job Share Information; Part-time Employment Plan; Day of the Teacher Poster Contest; Necessities Drive; LCAP Participants Wanted; WHO Awards; Evaluation Survey; CRF Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation; Orange Service Center Council (OSCC); Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; CTA/OSCC Retirement Workshop; CTA Scholarships; Good Teaching Conference; Evaluation Process REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
February 15, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Advocate Correction; LCAP; WHO Awards; President's Day Fast Facts; Evaluation Survey; CRF Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation; Orange Service Center Council (OSCC); How Social Media Can Influence Your Career; Messaging for Member Recruitment and Retention; 2019 Equity Day; 2019 Human Rights Poster Contest for Grades K-12; Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; Job Sharing; GGEA Scholarships; Good Teaching Conference; Evaluation Process REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
February 14, 2019 #REDFORED
   
February 8, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Evaluation Survey; Collaboration; School Site Council; PCRF Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation; Orange Service Center Council (OSCC); How Social Media Can Influence Your Career; Messaging for Member Recruitment and Retention; 2019 Equity Day; 2019 Human Rights Poster Contest for Grades K-12; Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; CTA/OSCC Retirement Workshop; Job Share Meeting; Personal Emails/Site Change; CTA Scholarships; GEA Scholarships; Equity & Human Rights Conference; Good Teaching Conference; New Hire Benefits; FYI - Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
February 1, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Congratulations; Is it a Gripe or a Grievance?; PCRF Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation; Orange Service Center Council (OSCC) ;How Social Media Can Influence Your Career; Messaging for Member Recruitment and Retention; 2019 Equity Day, Saturday; 2019 Human Rights Poster Contest for Grades K-12 ; Human Rights Committee IMAD Award; Helpful Tax Information; CTA/OSCC Retirement Workshop; Job Share Meeting ; Personal Emails/Site Change; CTA Scholarships; GGEA Scholarships; Equity & Human Rights Conference; Good Teaching Conference; New Hire Benefits ; FYI - Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
January 18, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Negotiations Update; Helpful Tax Information; NEA Representative Assembly Elections; CTA/OSCC Retirement Workshop; Job Share Meeting ; Personal Emails/Site Change; CTA Scholarships; GGEA Scholarships; Equity & Human Rights Conference; Good Teaching Conference; New Hire Benefits ; FYI - Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
January 11, 2019 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Newly Hired Executive Director; Helpful Tax Information; NEA Representative Assembly Elections; Job Share Meeting ; Personal Emails/Site Change; CTA Scholarships; Equity & Human Rights Conference; Good Teaching Conference; Team Up with California Casualty Grant Opportunity ; New Hire Benefits; FYI - Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
January 9, 2019 #REDFORED
   
December 14, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: **2nd Bargaining Survey**: Personal Emails/Site Change; CTA Scholarships; Teaching Diversity - New Resources Added!; CTA Streaming Sessions from the New Educator Weekend; CTA Conferences for GGEA Members; Team Up with California Casualty Grant Opportunity; New Hire Benefits; FYI - Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
December 7, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Newly Hired Executive Director; Helpful Tax Information; NEA Representative Assembly Elections; Job Share Meeting ; Personal Emails/Site Change; CTA Scholarships; Equity & Human Rights Conference; Good Teaching Conference; Team Up with California Casualty Grant Opportunity ; New Hire Benefits; FYI - Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
November 30, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Executive Director Retirement Party: Retro Pay; California Wildfires: How You Can Help; Team Up with California Casualty Grant Opportunity; New Hire Benefits; Last Call for New Educator Weekend; FYI - Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
November 16, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: California Wildfires: How You Can Help; November Lesson Plans; Bargaining Survey; Executive Director Retirement Party; Retro Pay Reminder; 2018/2019 CTA Statewide Conferences; FYI - Evaluation Process; Win a School Lounge Makeover | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group

   
November 9, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Newly Hired Executive Director; Helpful Tax Information; NEA Representative Assembly Elections; Job Share Meeting ; Personal Emails/Site Change; CTA Scholarships; Equity & Human Rights Conference; Good Teaching Conference; Team Up with California Casualty Grant Opportunity ; New Hire Benefits; FYI - Evaluation Process | REMINDERS: Attorney available; Join the GGEA Facebook group
   
November 2, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Personal Necessity Leaves (PN), Executive Director Retiring, CTA/CalSTRS Retirement Workshop, Holiday Canned Food Drive, Retro Pay Update, NEA Directors' Report, CalRTA (California Retired Teachers Association), News About Your CTA Endorsed Pan, GGEA Advocate, FYI - Evaluation Process, Win A School Lounge Makeover | Reminders: Attorney Available, Join GGEA Facebook Page
   
October 19, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Retro Pay Update, GGEA & CSEA Precinct Walk, Elections, FYI - Evaluation Process, Win A School Lounge Makeover | Reminders: Attorney Available, Join GGEA Facebook Page
   
October 12, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: 9/7 AdNote Correction, GGEA Member Perks - Conferences, Disability Insurance, FYI - Evaluation Process, Weingarten Rights, Committees | Reminders: Attorney Available, Join GGEA Facebook Page
   
October 5, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Happy World Teacher's Day!, **New Educator Weekend South**, Faculty Advisory Committee (FAC), School Site Council (SCC), Disability Insurance, FYI - Evaluation Process, Town Hall Meeting, Weingarten Rights, Committees | Reminders: Attorney Available, Join GGEA Facebook Page
   
September 28, 2015 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: GGUSD 2018 Open Enrollment for Employee Health Insurance, GGUSD School Board Elections, Evaluation Process, Collaboration, Weingarten Rights, Committees, Tentative Agreement (TA) | Reminders: Attorney Available, Elementary Segment Position Available, Join GGEA Facebook Page
   
September 21, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: GGUSD 2018 Open Enrollment for Employee Health Insurance, Problem Solving, Weingarten Rights, Committees | Reminders: Attorney Available, Elementary Segment Position Available, Maternity Workshop 10/15/2018 @ 3:30PM, Join GGEA Facebook Page
   
September 14, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Tentative Agreement (TA), Special Education, Class Changes, Evaluation, Faculty Advisory Committee, Join a GGEA Committee | Reminders: Attorney Available, Join GGEA Facebook Page, Interested in Building Your Leadership Skills? Position(s) Available
   
September 7, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Back To School, Negotiations Update, Upcoming Conferences, CTA Disaster Relief Fund| Info For You: Save Money!, Attorney Available, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
August 28, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Negotiations Update, 2018-2019 School Year, Labor Day September 3 | Info For You: Save Money!, *Elementary Segment Director, *CTA State Council Representative, Upcoming Conferences, CTA'S Disaster Relief Fund, Save Money! , Attorney Available, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
August 24, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Welcome Back, Negotiations Update, Upcoming Conferences, CTA Disaster Relief Fund| Info For You: Save Money!, Attorney Available, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
August 7, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Negotiations Update, GGEA Membership Fair, CTA Disaster Relief Fund| Info For You: Save Money!, Attorney Available, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
June 27, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: President's Message Re: Janus v AFSCME | Info For You: Save Money!, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
June 15, 2018 (reminder) Upcoming Meetings | New Information: GGUSD Posting, MM Students Returning to Home Elementary Schools, Janus vs. AFSCME, Negotiations Update, GGEA Membership Fair | Info For You: Save Money!, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
June 15, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Negotiations Update, GGEA Membership Fair
   
June 8, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: GGUSD Posting, Negotiations Update, GGEA Membership Fair, Election Results, MM Students Returning to Home Elementary Schools, CTA State Council Update | Reminders: Email Phishing Members | Info For You: Janus vs. AFSCME, Save Money!, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
Jun 1, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: GGUSD Posting, Negotiations Update, Save the Date, Listening Tour Summary, Sign up for GGEA/CTA Workshop for Super Week, Janus vs. AFSCME, Politics Matter! VOTE TUESDAY!, The SPI Race is CLOSE! Please VOTE!, Charter School Documentary, GGUSD School Board Endorsements | Reminders: Email Phishing Members | Info For You: Save Money!, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
May 25, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Charter School Documentary, Email Phishing Members, Other Recent Salary Settlements, Retirement Incentive, Site Assignments, GGUSD School Board Endorsements, NEA: My School Voice, The SPI Race is CLOSE! Please VOTE! | Upcoming Events: Charter School Documentary, Retirement Tribute, Mindfulness, Color Code Classroom | Reminders: GGEA Budget, Please VOTE in the June Primary! Our Public Schools need your voice!, Janus vs AFCSME | Info For You: Save Money!, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
May 18, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Charter School Documentary, Special Education Task Force, Site Assignments, Evaluation Task Force, Transfers, Loan Forgiveness | Upcoming Events: Charter School Documentary, Retirement Tribute | Reminders: GGEA Budget, Politics Matter! Support PUBLIC Schools, Janus vs AFCSME | Info For You: Save Money!, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
May 11, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Bargaining Information, Congratulations to Our Newly Elected Members, Congratulations to GGEA WHO Winners, Final Evaluation, Give NEA Your Input | Upcoming Events: Charter School Documentary, Retirement Tribute, Mindfulness, Color Code Classroom | Reminders: GGEA Budget, Please VOTE in the June Primary! Our Public Schools need your voice!, Janus vs AFCSME | Info For You: Save Money!, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
May 4, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: SPED Presentation, Transfers, Final Evaluation, CTA Cures for Spring Fever | Upcoming Workshops and Trainings: NEW! Mindfulness, NEW! Color Code Classroom, Retirement Workshop, Health Exhibition | Reminders: GGEA Budget, Politics Matter! Support PUBLIC Schools, Collaboration, Janus vs AFCSME | Info For You: Save Money!, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
April 27, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: GGEA Elections, How To Interview, GGEA Budget, Collaboration, Politics Matter | Upcoming Workshops and Trainings: NEW! Mindfulness, NEW! Color Code Classroom, Monday! Dangers of Social Media, Social Justice Forum–FREE, Retirement Workshop, OSCC Field Trip to Museum of Tolerance, Health Faire | Reminders: Janus vs AFCSME | Info For You: Save Money!, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
April 20, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: THANK YOU! The Advocate, High School Graduation, Necessities Drive - DUE NEXT TUESDAY, Your Contract, Consults, Opt-Out from State Testing | Upcoming Workshops and Trainings: OSCC/CTA Retirement Workshop, Dangers of Social Media, OSCC Field Trip to Museum of Tolerance, Health Exhibition | Reminders: June Primary, Janus vs AFCSME | Info For You: Save Money!, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
March 30, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Congratulations!, April Postings, Are You Homegrown, Student and Campus Safety Resource, Necessities Drive, Consults, Win A Dodge! | Upcoming Workshops and Trainings: Interview 101, OSCC/CTA Retirement Workshop, Dangers of Social Media, Racial and Social Justice in the Classroom, OSCC Field Trip to Museum of Tolerance | Reminders: June Primary, Janus vs AFCSME | Info For You: Save Money!, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
March 23, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Day of the Teacher Poster Contest–DUE TUESDAY, Necessities Drive, SPED MOU reminder Re: Class Size, Consults, Saturday Work, June Primary Election | Upcoming Workshops and Trainings: Interview 101, OSCC/CTA Retirement Workshop, Dangers of Social Media, Racial and Social Justice in the Classroom, OSCC Field Trip to Museum of Tolerance | Reminders: Janus vs AFCSME, IFT Grant | Info For You: Save Money!, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
March 16, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: GGUSD Retirement Incentive Update/Postings, Charter School Invasion Update, Political Info, CTA Good Teaching Conference-Virtual Pass, OSCC/CTA Retirement Workshop, Student Art Show, Dangers of Social Media, Racial and Social Justice in the Classroom | Reminders: Janus vs AFCSME, IFT Grant, March 15 – Recommended Improvement Form/Job Share, Day of the Teacher Poster Contest, OSCC Museum of Tolerance | Info For You: Save Money!, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page..
   
March 9, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: GGEA Listening Tour - Thank You, School Safety, Charter School Invasion, CTA Good Teaching Conference, Student Art Show, Dangers of Social Media, Janus vs AFSCME, NEA Board Report | Reminders: Elementary SPED Update, IFT Grant, March 15 – Recommended Improvement Form/Job Share, Day of the Teacher Poster Contest, OSCC Museum of Tolerance | Info For You: Save Money!, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
March 2, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: SPED Update, Confidential Student Notification, Blue Crisis Card, IFT Grant, Charter School Invasion of GGUSD, March 15 Deadline - Recommended Improvement Form/Job Share, Collaboration Vote, Read Across America, CTA/NEA School Safety Marches | Reminders: CTA Good Teaching Conference - A Few Spots Left, Day of the Teacher Poster Contest, OSCC Museum of Tolerance, GGEA Scholarships | Info For You: Save Money!, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
February 16, 2018 Upcoming Meetings | New Information: Parent Union Targets GGUSD - Time To Act, Sadly, this needs to posted again, Retirement Incentive Update, CTA Read Across America, New Educator Conference Streaming | Reminders: CTA Good Teaching Conference, Day of the Teacher Poster Contest, "Bully" Documentary and Discussion, Lunar New Year, OSCC Museum of Tolerance, GGEA Scholarships | Info For You: Save Money!, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
February 9, 2018 Upcoming Meetings. 2017 Tax Information, GGEA Listening Tour, Parent Union Targets GGUSD, CTA Good Teaching Conference, Day of the Teacher Poster Contest, "Bully" Documentary & Discussion, Lunar New Year | Reminders: GGUSD/GGEA Homegrown, OSCC Museum of Tolerance, GGEA Scholarships, Retirement Incentive Reminder, NEA has Lessons for February, Save Money!, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
February 2, 2018 Upcoming Meetings. 2017 Tax Information, GGEA Listening Tour, CTA Good Teaching Conference, STRS Workshop,, Workshop for Elementary Teachers @ GGEA, Social Science Textbooks Are Coming, California Casualty, Job Share Meet & Greet | Upcoming Deadline: GGEA Scholarships, NEA Representative Assembly | Reminders: Dashboard, Save Money!, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
January 26, 2018 Upcoming Meetings. 2017 Tax Information, GGEA Listening Tour, CTA Good Teaching Conference, STRS Workshop,, Workshop for Elementary Teachers @ GGEA, Social Science Textbooks Are Coming, California Casualty, Job Share Meet & Greet | Upcoming Deadline: GGEA Scholarships, NEA Representative Assembly | Reminders: Dashboard, Save Money!, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
January 19, 2018 Upcoming Meetings. 2017 Tax Information, GGUSD Budget Update, Job Share Meet & Greet, Workshop for Elementary Teachers @ GGEA, GGEA Scholarships, NEA Representative Assembly, GGUSD Kindergarten/High School Art Collaboration Exhibit, STRS Workshop | Reminders: Celebrate the 100th Day of School, Human Rights Poster Contest, Save Money!, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
January 16, 2018 Upcoming Meetings. New Information: Our Dreamers Workshop, California Dashboard, Workshop for Elementary Teachers @ GGEA, GGEA Scholarships, NEA Representative Assembly, Early Development Index for Kindergarten, GGUSD Kindergarten/High School Art Collaboration Exhibit, Check Your Pay-stub, STRS Workshop, Celebrate the 100th Day of School | Reminders: Human Rights Poster Contest, Save Money!, Job Share, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
December 15, 2017 Upcoming Meetings. New Information: Congratulations, Requesting a Sub, Attention All Special Education Teachers, IEP at a Glance, Evaluation Process, Our Dreamers Workshop, Team Up with California Casualty, Adult Bullying: Could You be Next? | Reminders: Human Rights Poster Contest, Save Money!, Job Share, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
December 8, 2017 Upcoming Meetings. New Information:Attention All Special Education Teachers, Special Education Handbooks, Secondary Special Education Task Force, Do you teach Social Justice in your classroom?, Share your story to make an impact for undocumented students, Human Rights Student Poster Contest, Adult Bullying: Could you be Next?, Speaking of School Safety | Reminders: School Climate Training, Save Money!, Job Share, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
December 1, 2017 Upcoming Meetings. New Information: GGEA Election for CTA State Council Due on Friday, Holiday Canned Food Drive, Secondary Special Education Task Force, Adult Bullying: Could you be Next?, Have you been teaching five years or less?, School Climate Training, Human Rights Poster Contest | Reminders: Attention All Special Education Teachers, Save Money!, Job Share, Join a GGEA Committee, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
November 17, 2017 Upcoming Meetings. New Information: CTA Election for State Council, Elementary Special Education Task Force, School Site Plan, Kinder Aids, Canned Food Drive, CTA Scholarships, Grants and Awards | Reminders: Attention All Special Education Teachers, Are You Homegrown, Save Money!, Job Share, Join a GGEA Committee, Local Control Accountability Plan, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
October 27, 2017 Upcoming Meetings. New Information: GGEA Election-NEXT WEEK!, RSP Teachers, Class Size for 2017-18, Job Share, Plan for Retirement, Accommodations Training for Elementary, Low Cost Dental Care Available for Students, Operation School Bell, Beneficiary for GGUSD, CTA Scholarships, Grants and Awards | Reminders: Attention All Special Education Teachers: Reminder, Join a GGEA Committee, Local Control Accountability Plan, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
October 20, 2017 Upcoming Meetings. New Information: Attention All Special Education Teachers: Reminder, National Education Association | Reminders: Join a GGEA Committee, Local Control Accountability Plan, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
October 13, 2017 Upcoming Meetings. New Information: New Teacher Webinar, Disaster Relief, California Casualty Disaster Relief, Elementary Special Education Town Hall, Attention All Special Education Teachers: UPDATE, Health Benefits Update, Salary Advancement | Reminders: The Standard Disability Announcement; Join a GGEA Committee, Local Control Accountability Plan, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
October 6, 2017 Upcoming Meetings. New Information: GGEA Special Election, Attention All Special Education Teachers, District Survey, School Site Council, #Take a Knee, Elementary Special Education Town Hall, Do You Qualify For Loan Forgiveness?, Health Benefits Open Enrollment | Reminders: Join a GGEA Committee, Advocate Articles or Photos, Local Control Accountability Plan, DACA Resources, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 29, 2017 Upcoming Meetings. New Information: Disability Insurance - Deadline Approaching, Maternity Workshop, Check Your Pay Stub, Health Benefits Open Enrollment, Membership Cards,GGEA Bulletin Board, Advocate Articles or Photos, CTA Folder, Elementary Special Education Town Hall, Do You Qualify For Loan Forgiveness? | Reminders: Join a GGEA Committee, Local Control Accountability Plan, Hurricane Relief, DACA Resources, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 22, 2017 Upcoming Meetings;New Information: Disability Insurance Info Update; Join a GGEA Committee; Faculty Advisory Committee; Are You Being Evaluated This Year?; Local Control Accountability Plan; Elementary Special Education Town Hall: Presented by GGEA Special Education Committee; Do You Qualify For Loan Forgiveness? | Reminders: Support GGUSD PTA @ Angel Stadium; Whole Date Child Inventory Worksheet; Hurricane Harvey Relief, DACA Resources, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 15, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Elementary Special Education Town Hall: Presented by GGEA Special Education Committee; Do You Qualify For Loan Forgiveness?; Disability Insurance Open Enrollment; Make A Difference In Your Community; Support GGUSD PTA @ Angel Stadium; Whole Date Child Inventory Worksheet; 2-Year Calendar Agreement | Reminders: Hurricane Harvey Relief, DACA Resources, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 8, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: New GGEA-GGUSD Agreement Contract Book, Release Days TK-8, Class Changes, Faculty Advisory Committee, Evaluation, DACA Resources, Hurricane Harvey Relief | Reminders: Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 1, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Hurricane Harvey Relief, Elementary Special Education Coordinators, Collaboration, CTA Insider | Reminders: Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
June 16, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: New Contract, Rep Vote, Secondary NGSS Roll Out, Special Education Update, Transfer, Diaper Drive, Federal Budget Effects on Public Education | Reminders: Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
June 9, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Pay Increase, Transfers, Temp Teachers, Follow GGEA this Summer on Facebook, Student Authors, SchoolsFirst, CTA Member Benefits, NEA Member Benefits | Reminders: Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
May 26, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: New Contract, Rep Vote, Secondary NGSS Roll Out, Special Education Update, Transfer, Diaper Drive, Federal Budget Effects on Public Education | Reminders: Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
May 19, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Congratulations New GGEA Board Members, Rep Vote, Special Education Update, Payroll Update, Temporary Teacher Info, Diaper Drive, Payroll Update, Attention Temporary and Permanent Teachers, May 1 Day of Action/Take The Pledge, LCAP Meeting–We Need Member Input | Reminders: IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
May 12, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Payroll Update, School Site Assignments, Student Behavior, Using Yoga in Your Classroom, Diaper Drive, | Reminders: IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
April 28, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: The Advocate and Elections Next Week, May 1 Day of Action/Take the Pledge, Diaper Drive, Payroll Update, Attention Temporary and Permanent Teachers, May 1 Day of Action/Take The Pledge, LCAP Meeting–We Need Member Input | Reminders: Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
April 21, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Are You Retiring?, Attention Temporary and Permanent Teachers, May 1 Day of Action/Take The Pledge, Check Out The New California Dash Board, LCAP Meeting–We Need Member Input | Reminders: Workshop for Those Who Teach Students With Special Needs, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
April 7, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: GGEA Office Closed for Spring Break, 2016-2017 Tentative Agreement, Are You Retiring?, Be A GGEA Leader by Joining the GGEA Board or running for CTA State Council, Need Money for a Class or School Project, Workshops For Those Show Teach Children with Special Needs, LCAP Meeting–We Need Member Input, May 1 Day of Action/Take The Pledge | Reminders: 2016 Tax Info, Ocean Institute Field Trip, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
March 31, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, Retirement Workshops, Workshops For Those Show Teach Children with Special Needs, LCAP Meeting, May 1 Day of Action, Immigration Issues | Reminders: Good Teaching Conference Attendees, Ocean Institute Field Trip, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
March 17, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, Recommended Improvement Form/Non Re-Elect, Health benefits Questions, Good Teaching Conference This Weekend, CTA New Educator Conference, Meet and Greet with Walter Muneton | Reminders: Day of the Teacher Contest: Teachers Make Learning Magical, CTA/OSCC Retirement Workshop, Ocean Institute Field Trip, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
March 10, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, Recommended Improvement Form, Meet and Greet with Walter Muneton, CTA New Educator Weekend Virtual Pass - March 11, CTA/OSCC Retirement Workshop, Help our Community Partner: H.O.P.E. | Reminders: Day of the Teacher Contest: Teachers Make Learning Magical, First Impressions Art Show, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
March 3, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, Recommended Improvement Form, Elementary Special Education Meeting, NEA RA Election March 6-10, CTA UniServ Intern Program | Reminders: Day of the Teacher Contest, Ocean Institute Field Trip, First Impressions Art Show, GGEA Scholarships Due: March 6, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
February 24, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, NEA RA Candidates, Check your Check, Elementary Special Education Meeting, Day of the Teacher Poster Contest, Ocean Institute Field Trip | Reminders: First Impressions Art Show, GGEA Scholarships Due: March 6, Good Teaching Conference - A few spots left, Read Across America, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
February 17, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, Bargaining Survey - closes today, Special Education MOU, Thanks Rep & Principals, First Impressions Art Show, Ocean Institute Field Trip | Reminders: GGEA Scholarships-due March 6, Good Teaching Conference - A few spots left, CTA Grants, Read Across America, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
February 10, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, Bargaining Survey, Recommended Improvement Form, Save the Date-Retirement Celebration, Job Share Meeting, Good Teaching Conference - Limited Enrollment, CTA Grants | Reminders: GGEA Scholarships, Read Across America, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
February 3, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, Why I Teach Program, GGEA Scholarships, Good Teaching Conference - Limited Enrollment, Read Across America, Update on Secretary of Education Hearings | Reminders: Retirement Information, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
January 27, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, GGEA Scholarships, New Teachers in Your First 5 Years: A Few Spots Left, Good Teaching Conference - Limited Enrollment, NEA Board Update, Update on Secretary of Education Hearings | Reminders: Retirement Information, Job Share Interest, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
January 20, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, Retirement Information, New Teachers in Your First 5 Years: A Few Spots Left, Attention New Teachers: Disability Insurance, Good Teaching Conference - Limited Enrollment, CTA Issues Conference Virtual Pass - Jan 21-22, NEA Representative Assembly, Update on Secretary of Education Hearings | Reminders: Job Share Interest, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
   
January 13, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, Email Senators on the Education Committee, Job Share Interest List, Good Teaching Conference, New Teachers in Your First 5 Years, NEA Representative Assembly, Inauguration Activities, Global Learning Fellowship is now accepting applications! | Reminders: Support a Worthy Cause, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
January 6, 2017 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: 2016 Tax Info, Job Share Interest List, New Teachers in Your First 5 Years, Special Education Task Force Reminder, NEA Representative Assembly, Secretary of Education, School Climate | Reminders: Support a Worthy Cause, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
December 9, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: GGEA Offices Closed Dec 19-Jan 2, Advocate, Support a Worthy Cause, Thank You New Teachers, Join the Special Education Task Force, Do you know a Member who Makes A Difference?, NEA President responds to Secretary of Education nomination ! | Reminders: Help GGUSD Students this Holiday Season, Air Conditioning, Field Trip Opportunities, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
November 18, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Campaign 2016, LCFF Site Funds, Help GGUSD Students, Win A Car! | Reminders: TK-6 Music Teachers, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
November 4, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Annual Craft Fair & Open House, Campaign 2016, Data/Survey Forms from Outside Agencies, Attention State Preschool Teachers, High School Teachers, Attention New Reps, Adaptive PE Teachers | Reminders: TK-6 Music Teachers, Field Trip Opportunities, IEP Trackers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
October 21, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Campaign 2016, Attention RE: November Segment Meeting, Annual Craft Fair & Open House, Medical Restrictions, Field Trip Opportunities, Be Retirement Ready, NEA Board Report | Reminders: IEP Trackers, Share Your Story, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
October 14, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Campaign 2016, Measure A vs. Measure P, IEP Trackers, Social Media Caution, Bully Prevention, Field Trip Opportunities | Reminders: GGEA Annual Craft Fair, Share Your Story, NEW TEACHERS REPS – Please tell your new teachers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
October 7, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Campaign 2016, Free GGEA SPED t-shirts for Special Education Teachers, GGEA Annual Craft Faire, Maternity Workshop, Share Your Story, Student Violations, Any GGEA Teachers live within Capistrano Unified School District, Deferred Payment Ending | Reminders: IPD Workshop at GGEA on October 13, STRS Workshop, NEW TEACHERS REPS – Please tell your new teachers, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 30, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Orange Service Center Field Trips, Student Suspension Notification, IPD Workshop at GGEA, STRS Workshop, Athletic Grants, NEW TEACHERS REPS – Please tell your new teachers, Save the Date - Craft Fair, Opportunities from CTA, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 23, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Check your Paycheck, Help with Passing Prop 55 and Measure P, Insurance Open Enrollment, IPD Workshop at GGEA, Share with NEW TEACHERS, Save the Date - Craft Fair, Opportunities from CTA, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 16, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Free CTA Workshop this Saturday, Help with Passing Prop 55 and Measure P, Student Suspension Notification, Deferred Payment Ending, Attention Kindergarten Teachers, New Teachers, Save The Date - Craft Fair, Attorney Available at GGEA Office, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   

 

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Our Mission Statement:
"GGEA is an association of educators who advocate for the well-being of our membership and the students we serve."

Our Mission Statement:
"GGEA is an association of educators who advocate for the well-being of our membership and the students we serve."

Our Mission Statement:
"GGEA is an association of educators who advocate for the well-being of our membership and the students we serve."

Our Mission Statement:
"GGEA is an association of educators who advocate for the well-being of our membership and the students we serve."