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2012 Kick-Off Conference Registration

Thursday, September 20, 2012
4:00PM - 8:00 PM
Holiday Inn, Visalia

Free to HETA Members.  Non-Members cost  $40.00
Make checks payable to KTUU, 301 W. School Ave., Visalia, CA 93291
Questions? Call 559-733-7706 or Email: amy.ktuu@gmail.com
Click on the link below to register:
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The school with the highest percentage attendance wins lunch!

Upcoming Workshops/Trainings

Retirement Workshop
Tuesday May 15th, 2012
5:00 - 7:30 pm
Holiday Inn
RSVP by Thursday April 26th, 2012
or 559 - 733-7706

HETA Executive

Meet the last Tuesday of the Month

 HETA Representative Council Meeting  

We meet the 3rd Tuesday of the month at La Fiesta (3:30)

All Members are encouraged to attend!  We will have a raffle at the end of our meeting for a gift card!

Meet and Consult

We will meet again next year in September in Dr. Terry's office (check the Meet and Consult link for the last summary of discussion topics and their outcomes).

Board Meeting
Board meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Wed. of the month at 5:30pm at DO.  This month members are encouraged to attend Rep Council and the Board Meetings.
Kings-Tulare Uniserv Unit
We will be meeting at the Uniserv Office in Visalia

Service Center Council
We will be meeting at the Holiday Inn in Visalia
on Thursday May 17th at 5pm

Human Rights & Equity

Cesar Chavez Memorial Scholarship Award.  Please contact Josefa Bustos-Lopez at Simas-FLI if you are interested.  For more information please click on the link below.


Community Outreach Team
HETA will have a booth on the followings days at the
Hanford Thursday Night Market:
05/31, 08/23, 08/30, 09/06, 09/13, 09/27
If you volunteer  all members in our area are encouraged to attend
and wear their school t-shirts. 
Please Contact Suzanne Tabers for details!

CTA Conferences

If you are interested in attending a CTA Conference please check out our CTA Conferences page.  If there is a conference you are interested in attending please e-mail April Silva for details.

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Important Contacts

Hanford Elementary Teachers Association (HETA)

April Silva, HETA President
Jackie Raven, HETA VP, Grievance

Michael Rogers, HETA VP, Negotiations

Karen Peterson-Hulten, HETA Secretary

Kathy Barcellos, HETA Treasurer,
Chris Piche, Membership Chair
Kathy Morriseu, Curriculum Committee Chair
Josefa Bustos-Lopez, Human Rights & Equity Chair
Lupe Hernandez, Woman's Rights Chair
Rhonda Ieronimo, Voting Chair
Kristi Hamilton, Special Education Chair
Alicyn Cawley, Community Outreach Chair

Kings-Tulare Uniserv Unit

Carol Reichert, CTA Staff Person

Amy De La Torre, Office Manager

Becky Williams, Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistant

Tulare-Kings Service Center Coucil (T-KSCC)

Myndi Hardgrave, Chairperson, (2012)

E-Mail moossehed33@aol.com

State Council Representatives

Kirsten Barnes State Council KI-TUL-1 (2012)

E-Mail hseateam@gmail.com


Karla Orosco State Council KI-TUL-1 (2012)

E-Mail tkscc@me.com


Myndi Hardgrave, Chairperson, State Council KI-TUL-1(2012)

E-Mail moossehed33@aol.com

California Teachers Association (CTA)

Dean Vogel, CTA  President

Email dvogel@cta.org

CTA/NEA Committees & Boards

Karen Schuett, CTA/ABC Committee (2011)

E-Mail sschuett@bak.rr.com


George Melendez, CTA Board of Directors (2011) District H

E-Mail gmelendez@cta.org


Darla Bramlette, NEA Board of Directors (2011) District 8

E-Mail dbramlet@sbcglobal.net