Since Senate Bill 5 was first introduced in February, the Columbus Education Association (CEA) has aggressively fought the legislation through organization, communication and member outreach to colleagues, neighbors, district alumni and friends have been key to the local’s successful member activism on the referendum to repeal the dangerous law.
Teachers, firefighters and police officers are some of the highest-trusted professionals in the United States. Despite this fact, we will be the target of an expensive and ugly political propaganda war waged by our enemies specifically designed to discredit us.
Teachers for Better Schools (TBS) is the Columbus Education Association’s political-action arm, a separate entity from CEA developed to keep its eye on the political arena. Courtney Johnson is one of many CEA members that have also joined TBS.