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That’s how much casino revenue has been redirected from schools on his watch.Source: Governor’s OfficeLast week, Gov. Hogan spent a lot of time...
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And other legislative updates in MSEA’s Up the StreetChart showing how Gov. Hogan has used the Education Trust Fund shell game to shift $1.4 billion...
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Recognizing and dealing with educator stressNurse Kimberly Finley checks in with colleague Shannon Ward, an additional adult assistant at Hawthorne...
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It could mean an additional $500 million in school funding.On March 19, we’re marching to Fix the Fund. We want the General Assembly to pass the Fix...
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And other legislative updates in MSEA’s Up the StreetTHIS WEEK IN ANNAPOLISIntroducing: The March to Fix the FundBuilding on the success of last year...
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The Kirwan Commission wants Maryland to be a leader in recruiting and retaining excellent educatorsIf you’ve been following MSEA Newsfeed, you know...
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And other legislative updates in MSEA’s Up the StreetMontgomery County special educator Carissa Barnes flanked by President Weller and legislators at...
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It’s time to close the school funding gap.In 2008, Maryland voters approved casino gambling at the ballot box. And in 2012, Marylanders approved the...
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Preliminary report shows promise, but we have more work to do.MSEA Executive Director David Helfman“MSEA’s priorities are determined by our members:...
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Students, their devices, and policies that keep the peace.Many public school systems have permitted students to bring their own devices and cell...


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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.