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

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2023-24

 
   
May 17, 2024 Rep Council; Site Rep Updates; Retiring Soon?; Professional Development Opportunity; Renewing Your Credential?; Human Right Committee - IMAD Award; CTA Summer Benefits; TheStandard
   
May 14, 2024 Paine Site Visit
   
May 14, 2024 GGEA Election Results
   
May 13, 2024 Russell Site Visit
   
May 10, 2024 Northcutt Site Visit
   
May 10, 2024 Early Childhood Education (ECE) Committee, Community Action Committee (CAC), Segment Meetings; Scholarship Winners; Site Rep Updates; Retiring Soon?; Professional Development Opportunity; Equity Day; Renewing Your Credential?; Human Right Committee - IMAD Award; CTA Summer Benefits; TheStandard
   
May 10, 2024 High School Segment Agenda/Zoom Invites for 5/14/2024
   
May 10, 2024 Intermediate Segment Agenda/Zoom Invites for 5/14/2024
   
May 10, 2024 Elementary Segment Agenda/Zoom Invites for 5/14/2024
   
May 9, 2024 Rosita Site Visit
   
May 8, 2024 Monroe Site Visit
   
May 8, 2024 Happy National School Nurses Day!
   
May 8, 2024 Tentative Agreement Results
   
May 8, 2024 Executive Director Message - GGEA Officer Elections
   
May 3, 2024 Upcoming Meetings: Human Rights Committee Meeting, Rep Council, SpED Task Force; CalSTRS; CTA Member Beneftis/TheSTANDARD; Use CLAM; EAC Committee Declaration of Candidacy; Day of the Teacher Poster Contest; OSCC Equity Day; CTA Retired Taco Social; NEA Board Report; Create a Safe Space Workshop; OSCC Japanese American History Museum Trip; TheStandard Disability Insurance; California Casualty; Renewing Your Credential?; Student Loan Forgiveness Information; Retiring?; Communications Committee; Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award
   
May 1, 2024 Monroe Site Visit
   
Apr 29, 2024 Heritage Site Visit
   
Apr 25, 2024 Hazard Site Visit
   
Apr 22, 2024 Tentative Agreement Reached
   
Apr 19, 2024 Upcoming Meetings: Human Rights Committee Meeting, Rep Council, SpED Task Force; CalSTRS; CTA Member Beneftis/TheSTANDARD; Use CLAM; EAC Committee Declaration of Candidacy; Day of the Teacher Poster Contest; OSCC Equity Day; CTA Retired Taco Social; NEA Board Report; Create a Safe Space Workshop; OSCC Japanese American History Museum Trip; TheStandard Disability Insurance; California Casualty; Renewing Your Credential?; Student Loan Forgiveness Information; Retiring?; Communications Committee; Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award
   
Apr 18, 2024 Anthony Site Visit
   
Apr 15, 2024 Woodbury Site Visit
   
Apr 12, 2024 GGEA Candidates; EAC Commitee Candidacy Open; Negotiations Update; MOU's & Side Letter of Agreement; Day of the Teacher Poster Contest; OSCC Equity Day; CTA Retired Taco Social; NEA Board Report; Create a Safe Space Workshop; OSCC Japanese American History Museum Trip; TheStandard Disability Insurance; California Casualty; Renewing Your Credential?; Student Loan Forgiveness Information; Retiring?; Tax Information; Communications Committee; Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award
   
Apr 11, 2024 Warren Site Visit
   
Apr 10, 2024 Jordan ATP Site Visit
   
Apr 10, 2024 Riverdale Site Visit
   
Apr 8, 2024 Candidates for the GGEA General Election
   
Apr 5, 2024 Upcoming Meetings: ECE, CAC; Negotiations Update; Equity Day; CTA Retired Taco Social; NEA Board Report; Create a Safe Space Workshop; CTA HRD Community Building Workshop; OSCC Japanese American History Museum Trip; TheStandard Disability Insurance; California Casualty; Renewing Your Credential?; Student Loan Forgiveness Information; Retiring?; Tax Information; Communications Committee; Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award
   
Apr 5, 2024 High School Segment Agenda/Zoom Invites for 4/9/2024
   
Apr 5, 2024 Intermediate Segment Agenda/Zoom Invites for 4/9/2024
   
Apr 5, 2024 Elementary Segment Agenda/Zoom Invites for 4/9/2024
   
Apr 3, 2024 Peters Site Visit
   
Apr 3, 2024 2024 Day of the Teacher Poster Contest
   
Apr 2, 2024 Twain Site Visit
   
Apr 2, 2024 Action to Support BGHS Teachers 4/2/24 Canceled
   
Mar 29, 2024 AdNote Correction: The correct date for the Special Education Committee meeting is Monday, April 1
   
Mar 29, 2024 Upcoming Meetings: SpED; Support BGHS Teachers @ GGUSD Board Meeting; Create a Safe Space Workshop; CTA HRD Community Building Workshop; OSCC Japanese American History Museum Trip; TheStandard Disability Insurance; California Casualty; Renewing Your Credential?; Student Loan Forgiveness Information; Retiring?; Tax Information; Communications Committee; IFT Grant Applications; Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest
   
Mar 27, 2024 Post Site Visit
   
Mar 25, 2024 Los Amigos Site Visit
   
Mar 25, 2024 Eisenhower Site Visit
   
Mar 25, 2024 Reminder: Rep Council
   
Mar 20, 2024 Updated JANM Flyer
   
Mar 15, 2024 Spring Recess - Mar 18-22; Upcoming Meetings: Human Rights Committee; Negotiations Update; OSCC Japanese American History Museum Trip; TheStandard Disability Insurance; California Casualty; Renewing Your Credential?; Student Loan Forgiveness Information; Retiring?; Tax Information; Communications Committee; IFT Grant Applications; Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest
   
Mar 11, 2024 Declarations of Candidacy
   
Mar 8, 2024 Upcoming Meetings: Community Action Committee, Health & Safety Committee; School Board Meeting Report; TheStandard Disability Insurance; California Casualty; Renewing Your Credential?; Student Loan Forgiveness Information; Retiring?; Tax Information; Communications Committee; IFT Grant Applications; GGEA Consult Minority Report; Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences - CEUs
   
Mar 14, 2024 La Quinta Site Visit
   
Mar 14, 2024 Clinton Site Visit
   
Mar 9, 2024 Ralston Site Visit - SPED
   
Mar 9, 2024 Skylark Site Visit - SPED
   
Mar 9, 2024 Rancho Santiago Site Visit - SPED
   
Mar 9, 2024 Bolsa Grande Site Visit - SPED
   
Mar 8, 2024 High School Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite - 2/13/2024
   
Mar 8, 2024 Intermediate Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite - 2/13/2024
   
Mar 8, 2024 Elementary Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite - 2/13/2024
   
Mar 1, 2024 Upcoming Meetings: Special Education Joint Task Force, Insurance Committee, LCAP; School Board Meeting - March 5; Negotiations Update; Women's History Month; TheStandard Disability Insurance; California Casualty; Renewing York Credential?; Student Loan Forgiveness Information, Good Teaching Conference - South, VOTE March 5, Retiring?, Message from CTA Member Benefits, California Casualty, Tax Information, GGEA Scholarships, OPT Informational Meeting, Communications Committee, IFT Grant Applications, GGEA Consult Minority Report, TheStandard, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences - CEUs
   
Feb 29, 2024 Ball Site Visit - SPED
   
Feb 29, 2024 Pacifica Site Visit - SPED
   
Feb 29, 2024 Carver Site Visit - SPED
   
Feb 28, 2024 Executive Director's Message
   
Feb 27, 2024 Scholarship Application Due Date - Friday, March 1
   
Feb 26, 2024 Rep Council Reminder
   
Feb 23, 2024 Upcoming Meetings: Human Rights Committee, Special Education Joint Task Force, GGEA Rep Council, Renewing York Credential?, Student Loan Forgiveness Information, Good Teaching Conference - South, VOTE March 5, Retiring?, Message from CTA Member Benefits, California Casualty, Tax Information, GGEA Scholarships, OPT Informational Meeting, Communications Committee, IFT Grant Applications, GGEA Consult Minority Report, TheStandard, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences
   
Feb 16, 2024 Presidents Day, Retiring?, Message from CTA Member Benefits, California Casualty, Tax Information, GGEA Scholarships, OPT Informational Meeting, Communications Committee, IFT Grant Applications, GGEA Consult Minority Report, New Educator Weekend - South, TheStandard, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences
   
Feb 9, 2024 Bolsa Grande Site Visit
   
Feb 9, 2024 Marshall Site Visit
   
Feb 9, 2024 Happy Lunar New Year, Office Closed - Lincoln's Birthday, Are You Retiring?, Day of Action, Orange County School Board Candidate Forum, Message from CTA Member Benefits, California Casualty, Tax Information, GGEA Scholarships, Upcoming Meetings, Communications Committee, IFT Grant Applications, GGEA Consult Minority Report, New Educator Weekend - South, TheStandard, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences
   
Feb 9, 2024 High School Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite - 2/13/2024
   
Feb 9, 2024 Intermediate Segment Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite - 2/13/2024
   
Feb 9, 2024 Elementary Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite - 2/13/2024
   
Feb 8, 2024 Executive Director's Message
   
Feb 8, 2024 Office Hours
   
Feb 7, 2024 Hill Site Visit
   
Feb 7, 2024 Irvine Site Visit
   
Feb 7, 2024 2024 Retirement Information
   
Feb 5, 2024 Special Education Committee Meeting
   
Feb 2, 2024 Community Action Committee Meeting, NEA RA 2024, Communications Committee, IFT Grant Applications, Job Sharing Workshop, Maternity Workshop, GGEA Consult Minority Report, New Educator Weekend - South, TheStandard, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences
   
Feb 1, 2024 Carrillo Site Visit
   
Jan 29, 2024 REMINDER: Rep Council Tomorrow
   
Jan 29, 2024 McGarvin Site Visit
   
Jan 29, 2024 Cook Site Visit
   
Jan 29, 2024 CORRECTED Job Share Meeting Date
   
Jan 22, 2024 Reminder: Bolsa Grande High School Site Visit
   
Jan 19, 2024 Community Action Committee Meeting, NEA RA 2024, Communications Committee, IFT Grant Applications, Job Sharing Workshop, Maternity Workshop, GGEA Consult Minority Report, New Educator Weekend - South, TheStandard, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences
   
Jan 12, 2024 NEA-RA Declaration of Candidacy
   
Jan 12, 2024 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday, Communications Committee, IFT Grants, Job Sharing Workshop, Maternity Workshop, Consult, New Educator Weekend - South, TheStandard - New Hires, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee IMAD Awards, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences
   
Jan 12, 2024 High School Segment
   
Jan 12, 2024 Intermediate Segment
   
Jan 12, 2024 Elementary Segment
   
Jan 5, 2024 Happy New Year, January 2 Paycheck, Special Education Committee Meeting
   
Dec 28, 2023 Bargaining Update
   
Dec 22, 2023 Winter Break, Office Hours, Paycheck Information, SPED Committee Meeting, Consult, New Educator Weekend - South, TheStandard - New Hires, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee IMAD Awards, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences, The Advocate - Call for Articles
   
Dec 20, 2023 Reminder: Nurse's evaluation Survey
   
Dec 19, 2023 Rep Council Meeting Agenda
   
Dec 18, 2023 December Advocate
   
Dec 15, 2023 Board Holiday Greetings, Out of Office, Special Education, Consult, New Educator Weekend - South, TheStandard - New Hires, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee IMAD Awards, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences, The Advocate - Call for Articles
   
Dec 8, 2023 Last Day: Elementary Release Day Survey Fall 2023
   
Dec 8, 2023 Article 7 - Evaluation Procedures, Consult, New Educator Weekend - South, TheStandard - New Hires, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee IMAD Awards, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences, The Advocate - Call for Articles
   
Dec 8, 2023 Last Day: Elementary Release Day Survey Fall 2023
   
Dec 7, 2023 Simmons Site Visit 12/8/2023
   
Dec 7, 2023 High School Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite - 12/12/2023
   
Dec 7, 2023 Intermediate Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite - 12/12/2023
   
Dec 7, 2023 Elementary Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite - 12/12/2023
   
Dec 6, 2023 Reminder: Elementary Release Day Survey Fall 2023
   
Dec 1, 2023 Elementary Release Day Survey Fall 2023
   
Nov 27, 2023 Rep Allocation
   
Nov 17, 2023 Happy Thanksgiving Break, Happy Thanksgiving, Human Rights Committee Meeting, November Rep Council, Preferred Substitute Feature Temporarily Turned Off, Elementary Conferences, New Educator Weekend - South, TheStandard - New Hires, Garden Grove Assistance League, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee IMAD Awards, CTA Human Rights Awards, OSCC Human Rights Poster Contest, CTA Conferences, The Advocate - Call for Articles
   
Nov 11, 2023 Happy Veterans Day
   
Nov 10, 2023 Elementary Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite for 11/14/2023
   
Nov 10, 2023 High School Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite for 11/14/2023
   
Nov 10, 2023 Intermediate Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite for 11/14/2023
   
Nov 9, 2023 Upcoming Meetings, Elementary Conferences, New Educator Weekend - South, TheSTANDARD, New Educators, Assistance League of Garden Grove, Opting Out of Parent Squared Notifications, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, CTA Human Rights Awards, Orange Service Center Council - Human Rights Poster Contest,, CTA Conferences, Submit Your Advocate Articles.
   
Nov 9, 2023 New Educators
   
Nov 3, 2023 SpEd Meeting, Daylight Savings Time Ends, Negotiations Update, New CTA Membership Cards, New Educators, Assistance League of Garden Grove, Opting Out of Parent Squared Notifications, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, CTA Human Rights Awards, Orange Service Center Council - Human Rights Poster Contest,, CTA Conferences, Submit Your Advocate Articles.
   
Oct 31, 2023 October Advocate
   
Oct 27, 2023 New Educators, SpEd & Gen Ed, Assistance League of Garden Grove, TheSTANDARD, Opting Out of Parent Squared Notifications, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, CTA Human Rights Awards, Orange Service Center Council - Human Rights Poster Contest, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, CTA Conferences, Submit Your Advocate Articles.
   
Oct 24, 2023 Great News! We met our TheSTANDARD goal!
   
Oct 20, 2023 Negotiations Update, TheSTANDARD - Last Chance, Opting out of Parent Square Notifications, Message from the Retirement Committee, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, CTA Human Rights Awards, Orange Service Center Council - Human Rights Poster Contest, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, CTA Conferences, Submit Your Advocate Articles.
   
Oct 16, 2023 Brookhurst Site Visit
   
Oct 13, 2023 Opting out of Parent Square Notifications, Message from the Retirement Committee, Maternity Workshop, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, TheSTANDARD, CTA Human Rights Awards, Orange Service Center Council - Human Rights Poster Contest, TheSTANDARD - Appointments still available, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, CTA Conferences, Submit Your Advocate Articles.
   
Oct 12, 2023 Zeyen Site Visit
   
Oct 11, 2023 Patton Site Visit
   
Oct 9, 2023 Garden Grove High School Site Visit
   
Oct 9, 2023 Lawrence Site Visit
   
Oct 6, 2023 Upcoming Committee Meetings - SPED, ECE & CAC, Maternity Workshop, Human Rights Committee - IMAD Award, TheSTANDARD, Orange Service Center Council - Human Rights Poster Contest, Pacifica HS "The Little Mermaid", TheSTANDARD - Appointments still available, John Reynolds Youth Support Cannine Foundation - Casino Night, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, CTA Conferences, Submit Your Advocate Articles.
   
Oct 5, 2023 Elementary Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite for 10/10/2023
   
Oct 5, 2023 High School Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite for 10/10/2023
   
Oct 5, 2023 Intermediate Segment Agenda/Zoom Invite for 10/10/2023
   
Oct 3, 2023 General Membership Meeting with The Standard
   
Oct 2, 2023 Stanford Site Visit
   
Sep 29, 2023 TheSTANDARD - ZOOM Meeting, Maternity Workshop, Special Education, Negotiations Update, Pacifica HS "The Little Mermaid", TheSTANDARD - Appointments still available, John Reynolds Youth Support Cannine Foundation - Casino Night, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, CTA Conferences - LGBTQ Issues Conference, Submit Your Advocate Articles.
   
Sep 29, 2023 Elementary Segment Speeches
   
Sep 28, 2023 Hare Site Visit
   
Sep 27, 2023 Rancho Alamitos Site Visit
   
Sep 27, 2023 Wakeham Site Visit
   
Sep 22, 2023 TheSTANDARD - Appointments, John Reynolds Youth Support Cannine Foundation - Casino Night, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, OSCC Equity Meet & Greet, CTA Conferences - LGBTQ Issues Conference, Submit Your Advocate Articles.
   
Sep 21, 2023 Bell Site Visit
   
Sep 20, 2023 Items left behind on 9/18
   
Sep 19, 2023 Executive Director's Message
   
Sep 18, 2023 Pacifica High School Site Visit
   
Sep 18, 2023 Barker Site Visit
   
Sep 15, 2023 AERIES Access, Lucy Calkins, Free Books for Classroom Libraries, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, Release Day Trade Deadline, TheStandard, OSCC Equity Meet & Greet, CTA Conferences, Submit Your Advocate Articles.
   
Sep 12, 2023 Enders Site Visit
   
Sep 12, 2023 Bryant Site Visit
   
Sep 12, 2023 Alamitos Site Visit
   
Sep 8, 2023 Happy Labor Day, GGEA Office Hours, Check Your Paycheck, TheStandard, CTA Member Benefits, The Standard, Reminder - Summer Hourly Pay, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, Advocate Articles, OSCC - REAC team members needed, OSCC Equity Team Meet & Greet, CTA Conferences, CTA Member Benefits, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, Submit Your Advocate Articles.
   
Sep 8, 2023 Elementary Segment Announcement
   
Sep 8, 2023 Intermediate Segment Announcement
   
Sep 8, 2023 High School Segment Announcement
   
Sep 1, 2023 Happy Labor Day, GGEA Office Hours, Check Your Paycheck, TheStandard, CTA Member Benefits, The Standard, Reminder - Summer Hourly Pay, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, Advocate Articles, OSCC - REAC team members needed, OSCC Equity Team Meet & Greet, CTA Conferences, CTA Member Benefits, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, Submit Your Advocate Articles.
   
Aug 31, 2023 New ADVOCATE!, We've Moved, IMAD, California Casualty, Recent GGUSD Board Meeting Information, TheStandard, Welcome New GGEA Members, NEA RA Photos, SchoolsFirstFCU.
   
Aug 25, 2023 CTA Conferences (Special Education Conference, LGBTQ+ Issues Conference), CTA Member Benefits, The Standard, Reminder - Summer Hourly Pay, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, Advocate Articles
   
Aug 25, 2023 REMINDER: Rep Council Meeting, GGEA Calendar, Site Bags Ready for Pick-up
   
Aug 18, 2023 First Week of School Complete!, Trauma Informed Classroom Management, The Standard Special Enrollment, Summer Hourly Pay, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, Advocate Articles
   
Aug 10, 2023 First Day of School, Trauma Informed Classroom Management, Catastrophic Leave Bank, The Standard Special Enrollment, Summer Save/Paycheck Planner, Summer Hourly Pay, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, Advocate Articles
   
Aug 7, 2023 Site Bags Ready
   
Aug 1, 2023 Welcome Back, GGUSD Health Fair, Office Hours, Attention Nurses, TheStandard – Special Enrollment, Summer Saver/Paycheck Planner, Summer Hourly Pay, Trauma Informed Classroom Management, OSCC Fall Leadership Conference, Jury Duty, Advocate Articles.
   

 

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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."