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MSEA is excited to offer members a new way to connect to your professional association. Now you can read ActionLine articles and columns enriched with videos, links, and pop-up windows that offer more information and connections than ever before.

As you turn the pages of ActionLine, be sure to use your mouse to scroll over pages for links and pop-up windows and look for play buttons to watch videos from MSEA President Betty Weller and featured members.

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Our magazine, ActionLine, is packed with the news you need to be an informed education professional.

We’ll keep you up-to-date on MSEA’s campaign for great public schools with member-focused feature stories, news from across the state, and the latest ideas, issues, and trends that affect you, your students, and your school. ActionLine is published five times a year.

Do you have a question or comment about an article in ActionLineContact the editor by email or at 443.433.3631.

Archived Issues


November/December 2013 ActionLine

Learn how to develop high-quality SLOs, read about MSDE's education reform implementation failures, and discover fun facts about MSEA's endorsed candidates Anthony Brown and Ken Ulman in this issue of ActionLine

September/October 2013 ActionLine

Get ready for the 2013 MSEA Convention and the upcoming MSEA elections. Take a closer look at Career and Technology Education programs from across the state, and learn more about MSEA’s push for a MSA moratorium in this issue of ActionLine.

June/July 2013 ActionLine

Check out this year's tell-all scorecard and see how your legislators voted on education issues. More information on your evaluation and common core can also be found in this edition of ActionLine

March/April 2013 ActionLine

Take a step back in time to see how the demographics of Maryland's teachers have changed in the past 20 years, find out more about our run-off election candidates, and learn more about the NEA ESP of the Year in this issue of ActionLine

January/February 2013 ActionLine

This issue features an infographic on school funding, an article on local anti-bullying efforts, and the 2013 election guide. 



MSEA Retired Member Workshop

April 25, 2014 - 8:30am to 3:15pm

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Inside Maryland Schools: Conversations on Common Core

Why are Maryland's students taking an outdated test that doesn't match the new Common Core curriculum? Debra Garner reports on how the initiative to stop the MSAs ran out of time but the conversation on testing and evaluations continues. Hear how educators and students at Samuel P Massie Academy in Prince George's County prepared for the test a midst the controversy over its relevance.