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Our 3-week campaign is all about doing what’s right for our studentsAs a new school year begins and the General Assembly prepares to revise the state...
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The Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) provides certain employees with up to 12 weeks of unpaid, job-protected leave per year.WHO IS ELIGIBLE? Employees...
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MSEA supports members and their communities through annual awards for human and civil rights activism2018 MSEA Minority Recognition Award for...
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The voice and vision of Maryland educators takes over Ocean City October 18–19Join us at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center in Ocean City October...
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Thriving through DiscoveryGifted and talented students come from all backgrounds and walks of life and often have complicated learning styles.“...
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A Word From the Legal Team on Social Media Posts …“It’s the internet, don’t think you can post anything anonymously!”Employees may mistakenly believe...
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MSEA’s executive director on the Blueprint for Maryland’s FutureMSEA Executive Director David Helfman.This fall, the Kirwan Commission expects to...
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An instructional assistant with a masters in fine arts celebrates each day with students in Carroll CountyJames Connors, instructional assistant,...


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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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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.