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And other legislative updates in MSEA’s Up the StreetFiscal Year 2019 Maryland Budget (photo credit: Erin Cox, Baltimore Sun)THIS WEEK IN...
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And other start of session updates in MSEA’s Up the StreetThe sun rises over the State House on opening day of the General Assembly SessionOPENING...
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Hint: Think $2.9 billion in annual school underfunding on his watch.Photo from Governor’s Office.On Monday morning, Gov. Hogan held a positively...
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ESP jobs have declined while district leader and supervisor jobs have grown at 10 times the rate of teacher positions.Photo © Stephen CherrySchools...
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Meet six MSEA activists tackling student poverty, class size, educator salaries, and more.This is our moment — if we are to be successful in our work...
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Compassion fatigue is real, rampant, and often unacknowledged.A new work-life survey from the American Federation of Teachers and the Badass Teachers...
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Tech lover and Frederick County language arts teacher Alia Knight-Dahl makes room for deeper learning in her blended classroom.Alia-Kinght Dahl is a...
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An interview with 2017–18 Maryland Teacher of the Year Josh Carroll.© Stephen CherryThe 2017–18 Maryland Teacher of the Year is Josh Carroll, a STEM...
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“An activist from the heart.”Howard County nurse and community activist Mary Stein is MSEA’s ESP of the Year.“An activist from the heart” is how one...
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2014 National Teacher of the Year Sean McComb inspires at MSEA’s Early Career Educator Summit.Early career educators Richard Warren Jr., John Wombach...


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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.

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November/December 2014 ActionLine

Too many tests mean lost time and lost learning opportunities. When will it end? MSEA delegates vote to suspend the KRA and PARCC graduation testing. Meet school counselor Reba Miller and choir director Keith Roberts.

September/October 2014 ActionLine

Find out why Anthony Brown is MSEA’s choice for governor. Take a look at the bottom line on delivering the PARCC Assessment to Maryland’s students. Meet four Maryland teachers who are taking back their profession and running for office. Get the details on MSEA’s 2015 election, plus the forms you need to become a candidate for MSEA office.

June/July 2014 ActionLine

Meet member Brittany German and discover how chickens, sheep, and an Intel companion camera fit into the curriculum at Crellin Elementary. Sean McComb (2014 National Teacher of the Year) and Maria Lorena Grewe (Washington County) share classroom tips. Plus, MSEA endorses Anthony Brown, General Assembly wrap up, teacher/author Katherine Moore debuts her first children’s book, and more. To view the digital version, click here

March/April 2014 ActionLine

Check out the latest edition with premium ActionLine content featuring a cover story on your LGBTQ—lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning—students and colleagues. You’ll find interviews, a glossary of LGBTQ terms, and plenty of resources. 

January/February 2014 ActionLine

Learn how creating IEPs for special education students is changing under new reforms, plus news and updates on MSEA and local reform efforts. Meet members Porsche Vaderhorst and Rebecca Rementer.