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And other legislative updates in this week’s Up the StreetTHIS WEEK IN ANNAPOLISMSEA Officially Announces March for Our SchoolsOn Wednesday, MSEA...
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And other legislative updates in this week’s Up the StreetTHIS WEEK IN ANNAPOLISSenate Moves to Give Autonomy Back to Districts on School...
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Our fight for a living wage depends on more fundingHiring thousands more educators so students get more individualized support. Expanding career...
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And other legislative updates in this week’s Up the Street(Photo credit: Executive Office of the Governor)THIS WEEK IN ANNAPOLISNothing New in Hogan’...
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This paraeducator works 12–16 hours a day and still provides the support and spirit her students need to be excited learnersAisling Elgesem,...
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A classroom where the youngest students can creatively and freely explore independently or with friends.“When we add puppets into play-based learning...
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24,700 education support professionals in Maryland DO NOT make a living wageFACT: 24,700 education support professionals (ESP) in Maryland DO NOT...
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School Funding: We’ve Got to Push — and Push Hard — to Reach Our GoalNow is when we can really make a difference for our kidsWe’ve taken the first...
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New legislation ups tax savings to $250Last year, the General Assembly passed a new tax law for educators, allowing for a state income tax...
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FACT: School are underfunded $2 million every year on averageRight now, our schools are underfunded by $2.9 billion annually — that’s an average of $...

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June/July 2016 ActionLine

Someone has to take a stand.” Learn how Maryland kindergarten teachers took a stand against the Kindergarten Readiness Assessment when it interfered with essential instructional time. Discover how Ruthie the dog brought curriculum to life in an Allegany County elementary school? Read how to build a reflective practice with an end-of-the-year review. 

March/April 2016 ActionLine

One school in Prince George’s County is helping immigrant students thrive. MSEA’s testing campaign reached more than 1,000,000 Marylanders. MSEA is addressing new teacher induction issues. Learn more about equity literacy and how you can make a difference in your students’ success with culturally relevant instruction. ESPs scored a big victory from the Court of Appeals. Focus on educators from Dorchester and St. Mary’s counties. 

January/February 2016 ActionLine

Meet seven young activists who are setting the tone of 21st-century public education activism. MSEA meets the state commission and makes eight common sense recommendations for testing sanity. Learn more about the Friedrichs v California Teachers Association. Retirees take off in Baltimore and Charles counties.