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FY 2015 Agreements

To view the FY 15 agreements for teachers and ESPs click the links below.


Teacher Agreement

Teacher Pay Scales


ESP Agreement

MOU/Side Letter/Circular Agreements

ESP Salary Scales


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  • HCPSS Policy Committee Sign up 2015-2016

    HCEA needs interested members to serve as a representative to each committee chartered for Board of Education policy development and/or review. To see the policies for review in 2015-16, and potentially...
  • HCPSS and HCEA Arrive at Tentative Agreement

    The Howard County Board of Education has reached a tentative agreement in its contract negotiations with the Howard County Education Association.  For more information click here to read an article from...
  • Email and Social Media Tips

    As an educator, it is smart to always use precaution when sending emails and using social networking websites. Click the links below to learn about professional email etiquette, preventive measures with...
  • Congratulations to UniServ Director Cheryl McLeod

    UniServ Director Cheryl McLeod was sworn in to serve as Commissioner for the Maryland Commission on African American History & Culture. The Commission helps cultivate, present, interpret and promote the...
  • 2015 ESP Summer Conference

    On August 7th from 8:30am-3:30pm at Marriotts Ridge HS (morning and afternoon sessions available). Who Is Invited? ALL HCPSS Educational Support Professionals (ESPs), including but not limited to secretaries and assistants...


  • Legislative Session 2015: Pension Actions
    At the end of the 2015 legislative session, there was a great deal of confusion and competing information regarding Governor Hogan’s proposals around pension funding. Rather than release $68 million in school funding that the General Assembly overwhelmingly voted to appropriate to our schools, on May 14 the governor announced that he would instead redirect t
  • 2015 MSEA Summer Leadership Retreat
    This exciting leadership retreat is designed to build leadership capacity within our members, allow for great networking opportunities, and help build the overall strength of our state and local associations. Salisbury University1101 Camden Avenue, Salisbury, MD 21801 Registration Deadline:June 12, 2015
  • MSEA Launches Video and Digital Ad Campaign to Call on Gov. Hogan to Release School Funding
    MSEA launches a new video and digital advertising campaign asking Marylanders to urge Gov. Hogan to release $68 million in education funding included in the General Assembly’s passed budget. A broad, bipartisan coalition of educators, parents, school board members, superintendents, county officials, and state legislators have been holding local events since
  • Educators Advance Pro-Public Education Policies During General Assembly Session
    “Public education came under assault this legislative session, but between incredible educator and parent engagement and pro-public education champions in the General Assembly, we were able to pass a budget that continues a strong commitment to public education,” said MSEA President Betty Weller. “Crucial funding is now available for our schools—all Gov. Hog
  • Educators: Still Time for Gov. Hogan to Do the Right Thing
    Inexplicably, Gov. Hogan appears prepared to punish Maryland’s public schools and our students as revenge for not getting his way on his initiatives, including a misguided voucher scheme to send $5 million in public funds to private schools. Despite overwhelming, bipartisan support in the General Assembly just three weeks ago to restore $132 million in Gov.