In order to receive payment effective January 1, 2021, the completed form and proof of coverage must be submitted no later than October 23, 2020.

To be eligible for cash-in-lieu, employees must provide proof of coverage of other minimum essential coverage. Employees hired after 7/1/2020 are not eligible for cash-in-lieu (see acceptable proof).

Vote Early!

Deadline to register: October 19

We need everyone to help pass the Schools & Communities First initiative, Proposition 15, which will reclaim nearly $12 billion every year for California’s K-12 schools, community colleges, and local communities.

CTA’s stance

2020 ballot initiatives
  • Prop. 16Yes; end the ban on affirmative action

  • Prop. 20No; the early release rollback

  • Prop. 22No; give gig workers their rights

  • Prop. 25Yes; make the criminal justice system fair for all

Election day: November 3

Student Recognition Program

The Modesto Teachers Association supports programs for the elementary, junior highs, middle school, high schools and alternative education NOT normally funded by Modesto City Schools.

Elementary schools have available to them money equal to one-half their school enrollment. Junior highs and middle school have $300 available. The high schools have $800 available, and Elliott Alternative Education has $600 available.

Human Rights Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2021 Human Rights Awards, which promote development of programs for the advancement and protection of human and civil rights and social justice issues within CTA.

Nomination deadline: January 11, 2021. Awards presentation at CTA's Equity & Human Rights conference: February 27, 2021. For more information and for the nomination form go here.

Can We Talk?

Please join us and break the silence. The online forum sponsored by Center for Human Services, LGBTQ+ Collaborative, and Modesto City Schools is an opportunity to for all in the community to discuss safely about serious issues affecting our youth and families.

Date: Sep 16, 5:00 PM

Forum: Zoom