Education People in the News

Barbara E. Kerr

By Jessica L. Tonn — February 15, 2005 1 min read

Barbara E. Kerr was unanimously re-elected as president of the California Teachers Association in an election held last month.


Ms. Kerr, 58, will begin her second, two-year term on June 25. She is on leave from her position as an elementary school teacher in the 42,000-student Riverside Unified School District.

The Burlingame, Calif.-based CTA, which has 335,000 members, is the largest state teachers’ organization in the country. It is an affiliate of the National Education Association.

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A version of this article appeared in the February 16, 2005 edition of Education Week