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Teachers as organizers: Part-timers embrace political organizing this election year

THIS YEAR, part-timers have been active from the classroom to the state level in advocating for higher education funding and the rights of students. Lisa Chaddock, part-time instructor in Geography at San Diego City College and Cuyamaca Colleges, traveled to Sacramento in March to testify in the Assembly Higher Education Committee on behalf of AB 1826, which would limit full-time faculty overload to 50 percent of a full-time load.