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

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 Pre School 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.
   
June 16, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Garden Grove FD Safety Inspections, Summer School and Salary Advancement, Do you have a 403b Account?, STRS Account, Attention SPED Teachers, Follow GGEA at the NEA Representative Assembly | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs?, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
June 10, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Attention GGEA Reps, Attention SPED Teachers, Orange County Dept of Ed School Board Election Update, Follow GGEA at the NEA Representative Assembly, Keeping up with CTA, NEA Education News Stories | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs?, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
May 27, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Attention GGEA Reps, Special SPED Posting, 7-12 PE Teachers Update, World Language Teachers, Attention SPED Teachers, Last Call for Articles, Come to GGEA's Tribute to our Retirees! Orange County Dept of Ed School Board Elections, Keeping up with CTA, NEA Education News Stories | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs?, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
May 13, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Elementary Grade Level Chairs, Dissolving Job Shares, Attention 7-12 PE Teachers–Meeting This Monday!, Come to GGEA's Tribute to our Retirees!, Site Rep Vote, Get out the VOTE! Orange County Dept of Ed School Board Elections | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs?, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
May 06, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Elementary Grade Level Chairs/SPED Coordinators, Final Evaluation, Transfer Procedures, Attention 7-12 PE Teachers, Orange County Dept of Ed School Board Elections, Day of the Teacher Posters, CTA SBAC Opt-Out Information, Retiring this year? Know someone who is? | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs?, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
April 29, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: GGEA Elections, Consults, Orange County Dept of Ed School Board Elections, GGUSD Climate Survey, Attention 7-12 PE Teachers, Day of the Teacher Posters, Site Rep Vote, CTA SBAC Opt-Out Information, NEA Listening Tour, Retiring this year? Know someone who is? | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs?, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
April 22, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Retiring this year? Know someone who is?, Consults, CALSTRS/CALPERS Fraudulent Visits, OSCC Free Technology Workshop, Annual School Library Survey | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs?, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
April 1, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Helpful Tax Information, April Posting, Letter of Intent, Viewing and Discussion of the film "BULLY", Victory! SCOTUS ruling favors CTA in Friedrichs case | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs?, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
March 25, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Helpful Tax Information, Temporary/Probationary Teachers, Special Education Caseload, Job Share, Good Teaching Reimbursement, Viewing and Discussion of the film "BULLY", GGEA Science Workshop, Travel Discounts, NEA: How will ESSA Affect testing? | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs?, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
March 11, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Helpful Tax Information, GGEA Declaration of Candidacy, Special Education Information, Viewing and Discussion of the film "BULLY", Bargaining 101, GGEA Science Workshop, Day of the Teacher Poster Contest, From CTA President Eric Heins RE: Prop 30| Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs? Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
March 4, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Helpful Tax Information, ELA/ELD Consults, Pay Raise, New Tax Form, GGEA Workshop, Day of the Teacher Poster Contest, NEA/CTA Election | Coming Soon!Job Share Meeting | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs? Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
February 26, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Helpful Tax Information, Bargaining, Check Your Pay Stub, Job Sharing Meeting, GGEA Scholarship, Grants  from $5000- $20,000 for CTA Members, Teacher Tenure Court Case, Be a contestant!, Intermediate School Discipline | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs?Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
February 19, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Helpful Tax Information, March 15 Deadline, Benchmarks, GGEA Scholarship, Modernization, Social Studies Framework, Charter School Petition, Read Across America | Reminders: How much time do you spend in IEPs?, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
February 5, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Helpful Tax Information, GGEA OC Courthouse Field Trip, Read Across America, Sea World for Teachers, Social Studies Framework, Maternity Leave Update, Kinder Update, Friedrichs v. CTA | Reminders: CPR and First Response Training, How much time do you spend in IEPs?, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
January 22, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Helpful Tax Information, Substitute Teacher Information, New Law Regarding Maternity Leave, Payroll Changes, National Education Association Annual Conference, CPR and First Response Training | Reminders: Bargaining Proposals, Job Share Meet & Greet, GGEA OC Courthouse Field Trip, Good Teaching Conference, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, How much time do you spend in IEP's?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
January 15, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Helpful Tax Information, Kindergarten Consult, CTA/OSCC Retirement Workshop, National Education Association Annual Conference, CPR and First Response Training, Reminders: Bargaining Proposals, Job Share Meet & Greet, GGEA OC Courthouse Field Trip, Good Teaching Conference, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, How much time do you spend in IEP's?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
January 8, 2016 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Helpful Tax Information, Bargaining Proposals, Job Share Meet & Greet, Do you know a member that makes a difference?, Benchmark Issues, GGEA OC Courthouse Field Trip, Good Teaching Conference, CTA Scholarships, Special Education Task Force, How much time do you spend in IEP's?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
December 18, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Voting, Good Teaching Conference, The Advocate-GGEA Newsletter, Evaluations, Digital Library and Other Formative Assessment Resources, Self Defense Workshop, CTA Scholarships, Special Education Task Force, How much time do you spend in IEP's?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
December 4, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: The California Department of Education needs TK-12 Science Teachers' help, House of Reps Pass New ESEA Bill-Good bye No Child Left Behind, , 7-12 Math Update, Anthem Letter re: Benefits, CTA Scholarships, CTA Member Benefits-Well Baby Program, Special Education Task Force, How much time do you spend in IEP's?, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
November 20, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Check your GGEA Board, CTA Scholarships, Give Your Input to the City of Garden Grove, Special Education Task Force, How much time do you spend in IEP's?, Orange Service Center Trainings, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
November 13, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Fall Leadership, PTA/PTO, Special Education Task Force, Join the Orange Service Center for TRANSCODE, How much time do you spend in IEP's?, Orange Service Center Trainings, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
November 6, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Algebra 1 Update, Consults, Veteran's Day, NEA Report, Review: How much time do you spend in IEP's?, Attention New Teachers, Orange Service Center Trainings, Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
October 30, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Update on School Climate Survey, Athletics Grant, Self-Defense Workshop, How much time do you spend in IEP's?, Attention New Teachers, Orange Service Center Trainings. Reminders: Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
October 23, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Monroe Language Academy, Athletics Grant, Self-Defense Workshop, How much time do you spend in IEP's?, Attention New Teachers, Orange Service Center Trainings. Reminders: Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
October 16, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Segment Meetings, Climate Survey, Bargaining Survey, CTA Folder, How much time do you spend in IEP's?, New Teachers, Orange Service Center Trainings. Reminders: Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
October 3, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Workplace Bullying Workshop, Orange Service Center Trainings, TK-6 Department Chairs, Check Your Pay Stub, Share A Story, Attention 7-12 GSA Advisors. Reminders: Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 25, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Modernization Update, Organizing Chair, Community Action Chair, Attention 7-12 GSA Advisors. Reminders: Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 18, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Faculty Advisory Committee, TK-6 Mileage Reimbursement, Fire Code Inspection, Modernization. Reminders: Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 14, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Welcome Back!| Reminders: Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
September 4, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: School Climate Survey Results, GGEA Website,K-6 Grade Level Chair, Intermediate Segment Director Vacancy, Vietnamese Project | Reminders: Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   
August 27, 2015 Upcoming Meetings; New Information: Welcome Back, Health Insurance, Intermediate Segment Director, Vietnamese Project Reminders: Attorney Available at GGEA Offices, Join GGEA Facebook Page.
   

 

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"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."