Desert Sands Teachers Association Mission Statement

DSTA's purpose is to advocate with and

empower members to support rights and give

voice to promote public education that is safe

and equitable for members and students alike,

ensuring all students thrive through quality


June 29, 2020

There will be a School Board Study Session at 4:00pm tomorrow, Tuesday, June 30 regarding how to start school in August.

Virtual Learning?
Traditional 100% in-the-classroom model?
Somewhere in between?

Some Frequently-Asked Questions Include:

How will current safety and health measure be enforced at each worksite?
Will there be adequate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)?
What rules will be in place for stud...

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We are proud to be a NEA affiliate organization in California. NEA's mission is to advocate for education professionals and to unit  members and the nation to fulfill the promise of public education to prepare every student to succeed in a diverse and interdependent world.


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Tel: 760-564-3376

Fax: 760-564-3396


79-440 Corporate Centre Dr. 

Suite #116

La Quinta, CA 92253-7241