The purposes of CCCTA shall be:
~To work for the welfare of students, the advancement of public education, and the expansion of the instructional opportunities for students and educational professionals.
~To promote ethical practices, to insure equitable personnel policies, and to advocate exemplary professional standards.
~To unify and strengthen the teaching profession.
~To provide a common voice on matters pertaining to education and to communicate concerns to the Board of Education, appropriate legislative and fiscal authorities and the community.
~To secure, maintain or improve the salaries, benefits, retirement/pension plans, tenure, certification requirements, personal and sick leave, and other working conditions necessary to support teaching as a profession.