…. We write this letter to you in this crucial moment for all of us as educators, as union sisters and brothers. Together, we have been teaching for over 150 years combined, and we have been in positions of leadership for decades combined. It is our privilege to work with all of you. Please read the letter and the Frequently Asked Questions that follow in their entirety, and keep them near you over the next couple of weeks so that you can refer back to them when needed.
We want to convey to you in the most clear and unambiguous terms possible that we have never been more certain that we are at a watershed moment in defending public education in Los Angeles. For our students, for our jobs, healthcare, and profession, if the district forces us to strike on January 10, it is crucial that every single one of us participate in that strike….
Officers and Executive Director of UTLA