It takes discipline

The students are coming, and so is the need to have a plan to address discipline problems that may arise at your school. The Master Agreement specifies that your administrator, in consultation with the ABC, must create a discipline plan and put it in writing. At schools where the principal is newly assigned, the discipline […]

Recess? When?

Don’t forget to determine your school’s recess policy. This must occur during the first two teacher workdays. CEA fought hard to preserve and clarify elementary recesses in the contract. Each school can decide whether to have one or two 15-minute student recesses per day. A change requires a secret ballot vote of the staff conducted […]

Turn on, tune in


CEA President Rhonda Johnson was recently the guest on “Teacher Talk,” the highly-rated Tuesday-evening Columbus Education Association radio show on WCBE-FM hosted by Sue Misiak. Among the topics discussed: the year to come with interim Superintendent Dr. Dan Good; the upcoming Columbus schools’ levy request; efforts to increase public education funding, and the CCS Reading Recovery […]