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Looking Ahead — Harder Work, Bigger WinsWe’re making progress to end the underfunding of our schoolsOur campaign for a Maryland Promise began as a...
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Challenging students as he challenges himselfRichard Warren congratulates a student in his STEM class on a stellar rocket launch.Richard Warren’s...
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The sink-or-swim approach to induction is counter-intuitiveRichard Warren is the 2019 Maryland Teacher of the Year and a secondary STEM teacher at...
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For this Calvert County educator, ESP is more than a label. It also means “Energizing Student Participation.”MSEA’s ESP of the Year Jackie Waul at...
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Strong, dedicated ESP bargaining teams are fighting hard for better salaries, benefits, and respectMembers register at the Calvert County Education...
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MSEA members are protecting students, schools, and the professionIn the next few months, you’ll be hearing and reading a lot from MSEA and your local...
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Fighting reorganization, the custodians unite to fight backMembers Richard Wilhide, Don Gehr, James Bowers, Melonie Boyce, and their colleagues...
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Job-ready training fills a growing need for a skilled job forcePhoto © Brion McCarthyRick Webster, Construction Trades“An advisory committee contact...
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Your Evaluation … “Developing?“ “Ineffective?” Now What?What if this happens to you?You’re a tenured teacher with an Advanced Professional...
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A new multi-platform website makes accessing benefits easierMSEA Executive Director David HelfmanWere you an MSEA member in 2011? If so, you may...


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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.