President's Perspective
How it all fits together

On October 6, I walked with the Gardner Elementary school community, knocking on doors to ask people what they would like to see in their neighborhood school and giving out information about Propositions 55 and 58.

Media Coverage
L.A. Teachers’ Union Challenges Charter School Lobby

In a full-page advertisement in the Sunday October 23, 2016 edition of the Los Angeles Times, the union representing Los Angeles teachers, challenged the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) to a “public debate ...

Press Release
UTLA Calls Out Charter Lobby in New Ad

Los Angeles, CA – In an ad in today’s edition of the LA Times, United Teachers Los Angeles calls out the California Charter Schools Association to a public debate on key educational issues relating to equity, access and accountability. A Spanish version of the full-page color ad also will run later this week in Hoy and La Opinion.

Press Release
Making Black Lives Matter in Schools

A historic dialogue about the state of education for black youth across LA  On Thursday, September 29, high school students, educators, and leaders from Black Lives Matter will meet at Dorsey High School to discuss school policies and procedures, curriculum and instruction, and how to transform the school system to support black students.

Media Coverage
Black Lives Matter Dorsey HS

On Thursday, September 29, over 800 high school students, educators, and leaders from Black Lives Matter met at Dorsey High School to discuss the state of education for black youth across Los Angeles. 

President's Perspective
State of the Union 2016

Delivered at the Bonaventure Hotel on July 29, 2016, UTLA President Alex Caputo-Pearl delivers his annual 'State of the Union' speech that lays out the roadmap for the new school year.

News
New Website at a Glance

What the heck is going on with the new website and where is everything at now? Find out where to locate what you are looking for.

News
Priorities

What UTLA will be focusing on in the upcoming months as the new school year begins by expanding on our strategic plan with the elections and bargaining with the District.