About Us

About Us

For more than three decades, UTLA's mission has been to improve the quality of L.A. public schools and enhance the professional lives of our members. With more than 31,000 members, UTLA is the second largest teachers union local in the nation and one of the most influential. Our size and strength mean we can offer our members the best benefits, programs and services.

We are all the teachers and health and human service professionals that make up the Los Angeles Unified School District throughout these eight areas:

  • North
  • South
  • Harbor
  • Central
  • East
  • West
  • Valley East
  • Valley West