Chico Chapter

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Everyone is welcome to attend our meetings and events including non-paying members. We have monthly workshops and other events, including CSET Workshops, Cinderella's Closet, Math Early Field Experience, and host guest speakers.

Our Vision

"Student CTA strives to be a recognized and collaborative organization that inspires and fosters exemplary future leaders in education."

Core Values

TEACHER QUALITY - WE BELIEVE in developing highly qualified, skilled, and passionate future educators prepared to address evolving challenges in the profession.

POLITICAL ACTION - WE BELIEVE political action is a way to be proactive and informed to gain a personal understanding of your profession in order to inspire positive change.

COMMUNITY SERVICE - WE BELIEVE community service helps future educators develop, foser, and imporve the community and create positive relationships.

DIVERSITY - WE BELIEVE in supporting a diverse membership and working together to promote a public education system that values diversity in our state.


Requirements to be a member of this chapter:

  • Currently enrolled at Chico State (any major).
  • Seeking to become an educator.
  • Join online with a credit or debit card. Membership is $30 per year.
  • Check out the SCTA info video.

How to become an active member:

  • Come to our meetings and events!
  • Help us out as a volunteer.
  • Ask the president about how to become an officer.

Chapter Officers 2013-2014

Lizet Esparza                President
Jonathan Watkins Vice President
Annie Michelotti Treasurer
Mollie Zuehlke Secretary       
Esmeralda Mejia Multicultural Liaison
Barbara Oliva

Event Coordinator

Daiquiri DeGarmo-Aplington   

Publicity/Social Media Coordinator  

Hannah West

Cinderella's Closet Chair

Jonathan Watkins




SCTA offers several scholarship opportunities to it's paying members.

California Teachers Association
Attn: Student CTA Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 921
Burlingame, CA 94011-0921

There are scholarships for undergraduates in a four year university, undergraduates at community colleges and credential students.

To contact us:

Lizet Esparza
Pamela Morrell        
Liberal Studies Advising  
Tehema 211
(530) 898-5802

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