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CSEA’s official publication, Focus Magazine, is published digitally six times a year. Focus highlights major topics that impact CSEA members, including in-depth feature stories, updates from the Capitol, news from around the state, member profiles, official notices and more.

All members receive a copy of Focus Magazine via email. Our library of recent issues is available here.

Focus May/June 2022

May/June 2022

Classified School Employee Week: Members’ work celebrated May 15-21 Also: 96th Annual Conference preview, Member saves student, Member Career Grants, 2022 CSEA-endorsed candidates, Organizing Institute, More

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Focus March/April 2022

March/April 2022

Autism Acceptance Month: Paraeducators devoted to improving lives of students with autism

Also: President's message, CalPERS Special Power of Attorney, Legacy union families, Delta Valley 821 members’ lifesaving efforts, Merit systems reform bill, More

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January/February 2022

Have-a-Heart Month: Dorothy Bjork Assistance Fund transforms members' lives

Also: President's message, Six new sponsored bills, Governor’s proposed budget, Universal transitional kindergarten, Nutrition service workers’ impact, First teacher graduate, Classified School Employees of the Year, More

Focus November/December 2021

November/December 2021

Back to school: CSEA members play a key role preparing for the 2021-22 school year

Also: President Dishman's first message, Historic legislative session, Governor Gavin Newsom's gubernatorial recall election victory, #MemberMondays, How to become a site rep, Member of the Year profiles, More

Focus September/October 2021

September/October 2021

Back to school: CSEA members play a key role preparing for the 2021-22 school year

Also: President Dishman's first message, Historic legislative session, Governor Gavin Newsom's gubernatorial recall election victory, #MemberMondays, How to become a site rep, Member of the Year profiles, More

Focus July/August 2021

July/August 2021

CalPERS campaigns: Vote for Jose Luis Pacheco and David Miller

Also: Final President's message, Historic budget signed, Paraeducator Accelerated Training Hub, CSEY winners, Humanitarian Fund, More

Focus May/June 2021

May/June 2021

Retiree Unit 30th anniversary: How to sign up, inspiring testimonials

Also: Historic investments in public education, Jose Luis Pacheco for CalPERS, 95th Annual Conference details, Inside Cal Ed, Areas B and E logo winners, More