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Funded by Betsy DeVos, they want to destroy unions and limit educators’ voice, rights, and pay.Around the country, billionaire-funded political...
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Outdoor education in St, Mary’s County with Margarita RochowMargarita Rochow, director at ELMS Environmental Center in St. Mary’s County. Photo...
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“I am very fortunate to be surrounded by fabulous people.”Donna Hoffman is head cook at Northern Middle School in Garrett County.“I’ve always...
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Educators can play critical roles in breaking down biases at all levels.Personal racial bias comes in so many forms that it feels almost too...
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Jason Fahie on being a Black male teacher in Howard County.Jason Fahie is a physical education teacher at Harper’s Choice Middle School in Howard...
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Notes from a Latina StudentKatherine Bonilla Gutierrez is a 2018 graduate of Frederick High School in Frederick County. Katherine traveled alone from...
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Apple Ballot recommends Ben Jealous for governorRight now, we have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to improve education funding with the Kirwan...
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Protect Your Right to Collective BargainingOnce your local has ratified a new contract through the collective bargaining process, it’s up to you — ...
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Make sure you understand the Family Medical Leave Act.The Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) is a federal law that provides job-protected, unpaid leave...
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NEA Foundation grants help educators solve teaching and learning challengesCongratulations to MSEA’s 2017-2018 NEA Foundation Student Achievement/...


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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.  


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