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    MSEA Convention 2015

    At MSEA’s 148th Representative Assembly more than 600 delegates elected by members from across the state discuss, debate, and vote on MSEA’s activities, policies, and programs....
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    Proposed FY 15-17 AGREEMENTS

    Click here to view the proposed 2015-2017 teacher and ESP agreements...
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    Affordable Housing in Howard County

    Many Howard County educators struggle to find an affordable place to live here. Below are resources our county government provides to help you....
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    Job Satisfaction Surveys

    View the overall rankings and comparisons along with the raw data from the HCEA Job Satisfaction Survey for the last 3 academic years....
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Proposed FY 15-17 AGREEMENTS


Tentative Teacher Agreement

(changes are highlighted in green)


Tentative ESP Agreement

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To join HCEA click here or contact 410-997-3440.

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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  • Degrees Not Debt Seminar

    HCEA is hosting a workshop called Degrees Not Debt to help Association members reduce their student debt obligation.  The seminar will be held on Wednesday, September 16th at Harpers Choice Middle School, in the Media...
  • MSEA Convention 2015

        The MSEA Convention will be held October 16th-17th in Ocean City, MD.  HCEA will elect 30 delegates with a stipend to assist in hotel, travel and food expenses. For more...
  • 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...


  • MSEA Launches Back-to-School Advertising Campaign to Reduce Standardized Testing
    Maryland educators launched a statewide back-to-school advertising campaign to push for a reduction in standardized testing. The campaign—named “Less Testing, More Learning”—features ten teachers and education support professionals from across Maryland who share their firsthand experiences of how over-testing makes it more difficult for their students to lea
  • Join MSEA at the University of Maryland Football Game on September 5!
    Discounted tickets are available for educators on September 5 to watch the University of Maryland football team take on the Richmond Spiders at noon at Byrd Stadium. Tickets are $20 and include a Maryland athletics t-shirt, a postgame on-field photo, and video board recognition. To purchase discounted tickets, visit http://bit.ly/teacherdaytickets.
  • MSEA Convention
    For more information, visit marylandeducators.org/convention
  • 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