Category: In the News

San Joaquin Delta College Teachers Association Social Justice and Equity Committee wins prestigious Stanback-Stroud Diversity Award

The San Joaquin Delta College Teacher Association’s Social Justice Committee earned the Stanback-Stroud Diversity Award presented by the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges. The prestigious award honors faculty members’ tireless work on behalf of Delta College students through projects such as the Dreamer’s Success Center, Social Justice Radio Hour and Pathway to Law Program.

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Oral History Project Receives IFT Grant: Riverside CCD Faculty Association awarded $18K to bring project to life!

Thanks to a grant from CTA’s Institute for Teaching (IFT), CCA member Jennifer Escobar is working with four other educators and 30 secondary and postsecondary students from Val Verde and Moreno Valley school districts on an ambitious oral history project. Escobar, associate professor of English at Moreno Valley College and member of the Riverside CCD

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We’re all in this together – CCA members provide for their students during COVID-19 pandemic

When Southwestern College Restorative Justice Program Director and CCA member Patrice Milkovich popped the trunk of her Subaru in the parking lot of the Pilot Truck Stop near the Mexican border, the cargo inside was more precious than any illicit cargo that passes through. Milkovich was there to hand over 414 individual student packets of

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Chancellor’s Executive Order allows community college students to withdraw, waives fees, assists with online learning

Actions to help ensure that teaching and learning continues at all 115 community colleges and that students are not penalized academically or financially due to the COVID-19 crisis has been announced by California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley. For the entire story please visit the California Educator Blog 

Pluralism, Inclusion, and Equity (P.I.E.) Series showcased at NOCCCD

Come join your colleagues in the study of Pluralism, Inclusion, and Equity in a new Series taking place at NOCCCD.  This series of workshops and trainings is designed to increase our intercultural competancy and proficiency, so that we may provide effective teaching and support services to our diverse student body.  Come join us!!! P.I.E. Series

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CCA Response to the Governors Proposed Budget for Community Colleges

Community College Association (CCA) President Lynette Nyaggah released the following statement on Governor Gavin Newsom’s community colleges budget proposal, which includes a $246 million (7 percent) increase in Proposition 98 funding. “Governor Newsom has provided a strong community college budget with significant pension cost relief to districts. I am hopeful this means community college districts

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