National Education Association
SJTA is an affiliated local association of the National Education Association (NEA). NEA, the nation’s largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA’s 3 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States. Visit www.nea.org to learn more.
California Teachers Association
SJTA is a chartered chapter of the California Teachers Association (CTA). Founded in 1863, the California Teachers Association has become one of the strongest advocates for educators in the country. CTA’s 325,000 members include teachers, counselors, school librarians, social workers, psychologists, and nurses. These educators in the K-12 school system are joined by community college faculty, California State University faculty, and education support professionals to make CTA the most inclusive and most powerful voice of educators in the state. Visit www.cta.org to learn more.