The United Teachers Los Angeles, founded in 1970, is an organization that represents teachers and support service personnel. Located in Los Angeles, the organization is affiliated with the California Teachers Association, the National Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers. It operates a variety of committees that focus on adult and occupational education, human rights, and health and human services. The committees formulate policies and proposals, conduct a variety of educational conferences and sponsor scholarship awards. The organization also provides services to the retirees from teaching and education administration and teachers with physical disabilities. It has a professional development center that provides technology training and online learning courses to members. In addition, the organization publishes a newsletter, United Teacher, that focuses on latest happenings in the educational sector.