Why Join
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