ARTICLE I
NAME AND PURPOSE

 
A. The name of this organization shall be the SAN BERNARDINO TEACHERS ASSOCIATION/CTA/NEA in San Bernardino County.
 
B. The primary purpose of this Association shall be:
    1. to represent its members in their relations with their employer, and to seek to be the exclusive representative of appropriate units for school employer/ employee relations including, but not limited to, wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment;
    2. to form a representative body capable of developing group opinion on professional matters to speak with authority for teachers;
    3. to provide an opportunity for continuous study and action on problems of the profession;
    4. to provide a means of representation for its ethnic-minority members;
    5. to promote professional attitudes and ethical conduct among members;
    6. to encourage cooperation and communication between the profession and the community; and
    7. to foster good fellowship among members.