Membership Handbook — A guide to processing membership procedures

Additional Membership Materials — Request copies of membership materials from the CTA Membership Department

Materials for Membership Chairs

Membership Dues Remittance Procedure – How to remit the monthly CTA/NEA dues deducted from payroll


Membership Enrollment Forms & Engagement Tools(Click to expand)

Member Enrollment Form Instructions — This How-To sheet is intended for Chapter Leaders that are assisting new members to complete the enrollment form.

CTA Membership Enrollment Forms – Used for enrolling new members

Membership Dues Structures – Displays the annual dues amounts and category descriptions for CTA and NEA

Commitment Cards – This quick How-To sheet details everything a local needs to know to get started using the Membership Commitment Card

Benefits of Membership – This document details the benefits received by CTA Members vs Non-Members.

Tough Questions – This document contains different approaches on how to respond to concerns potential members may have about becoming a member.

Welcoming New Members – This document offers strategies on connecting and engaging with potential members.

CTA/NEA Retired Brochure — Membership form to continue membership after retirement

Membership Processing Toolkit — Guidelines and resources for working with members that inquire about dropping membership.  Login required.

How to Retrieve and Analyze Member Survey Results – Use this document to access the responses from your members that completed the New Member Engagement Survey on the CTA Enrollment form or from a 1:1 conversation using the survey found in CTA 360.


Voluntary Contributions (Click to expand)

General Fund Allocation Form — Allows members to reallocate a portion of their CTA dues to the General Fund instead of the Association for Better Citizenship (CTA/ABC) or to IE (Independent Expenditures).

Voluntary Dues Contribution — The $20 voluntary dues contribution is a component of the CTA dues. Members may elect to opt out of all or a portion of the $20 by completing the form to request a refund.

NEA Fund for Children and Public Education Contribution Form – The NEA-FCPE supports friends of public education who are candidates for federal office.

CTA Disaster Relief Fund Contribution Form – The Disaster Relief Fund provides financial assistance to CTA members who have experienced significant losses due to natural or other disasters in California.

CTA Issues PAC Contribution Form – The Issues PAC is your voice for public education in California and supports/opposes issues only, not candidates.


CTA Association Management System (Click to expand)

CTA 360 & CTA 360Pro — Security form for authorization of CTA 360 and CTA 360Pro

MyFalcon Navigation Training — Brief tutorial on navigating and confirming data in MyFalcon

MyFalcon Navigation Guide — The steps to search individual records and local leadership information

Falcon Newsletter – These periodic newsletters for users highlight the new updates to the system and reports.  A must read for all users.

Falcon Output Requests — Request form for complex sets of data.

  • All Political Campaign Releases should be sent to CTA Governmental Relations. The Membership Accounting Department does not generate election related lists.