United Teachers of Los Angeles Strike Update

Please read the following important message from CTA President, Eric Heins Read More >>

Please click here to see LTA’s Resolution Statement in support of UTLA.

Happy Holidays from LTA! Click here to view our December Newsletter!

LTA Membership voted Yes on the Tentative Agreement Ratification

The Tentative Agreement between LTA & LUSD has passed, with 321 members accepting the agreement, while 194 voted to not accept it. All LUSD sites participated in the ratification vote, with a total of 515 votes being cast.
Thank you to the Bargaining Team for all of their hard work. Also, we extend our gratitude to all of you, our members, for your input and support during the negotiation process.
On November 8th, 2018, the LUSD Board is scheduled to vote to approve the Tentative Agreement.
To view the official results sheet, click here.

Tentative Agreement between LTA & LUSD, October 18, 2018.

Click here to view the Tentative Agreement.
Click here to view the 2018-2019 Salary Schedules.
Click here to view the 2019 CalPERS Health & Welfare Insurance Rates (Tentative)

Tips on How Parents Can Support Teachers During Negotiations

Negotiations between the District and LTA have been ongoing since December 17, 2017. We have had 14 bargaining sessions, and on October 4, 2018, both parties submitted paperwork to PERB declaring impasse. Read More > >

LTA Bargaining Update & District Offer Comparison
October 5, 2018

The LTA Bargaining Team returned to the table for negotiations with the District on October 3rd. Despite more than twelve hours of negotiations and discussion, the parties were unable to reach an agreement. While we were able to establish some understanding around several key issues, the parties remain split on salary and health and welfare benefits. Click here to continue reading, and to view all Bargaining Updates.

Click here for an updated side by side detailing the differences in our positions (as of 10/5/18). Ultimately the parties agreed that further discussion would be futile and jointly agreed to file for impasse with the Public Employment Relations Board (PERB). Impasse paperwork was jointly submitted by the parties to PERB on October 4th.

We Are Lynwood Teachers Association.

We are your teachers, special education teachers, early childhood education teachers, counselors, speech/language pathologists, and school psychologists.

We stand for: Read More > >

August 20, 2018 – Welcome Back! A note from LTA President, Debbie Diaz

Dear LTA members:

Welcome back! I hope you have all had a restful break. I truly believe the 2018-19 academic year will be an incredibly revitalizing, exciting, and pivotal year for Lynwood Teachers Association. The Executive Board is off to a running start this year with their intensive, two-day planning retreat in early August. Read More >>

Do you have questions regarding your health rates?

Please read our post: “Know Your Rights – Health & Welfare Benefits” Read more >>