Why Join

Why Join CTA?


There are so many reasons to be a part of our organization. We look forward to the opportunity to speak to you more about the many benefits of membership!

  • To become a part of the organization which is the primary advocate for OCPS students
  • Benefit from a diverse support network of fellow educators and professionals
  • Have a voice at the bargaining table through contract negotiations that impact your salary and working conditions
  • Free professional development classes
  • Social activities and opportunities to build relationships and friendships with colleagues who share your interests, values and experiences
  • Legal representation (just in case you ever need it)
  • Get protection of your rights in the workplace through member advocacy
  • Have access to union staff who have expert knowledge of the union contract
  • Have leadership opportunities in the union and at your school
  • Receive a professional avenue for activism to make a difference in your career and the future of public education
  • Members receive a free copy of Surviving the OCPS Evaluation System to help better understand and successfully navigate the OCPS evaluation system
  • Enjoy exclusive discounts on hundreds of items and services

2023 Application