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  • Degrees Not Debt Seminar

    On Wednesday, September 7th at 5 pm at Harpers Choice Middle School, in the cafeteria, HCEA is hosting a workshop to help Association members reduce their student debt obligation. For more information Click here.  To RSVP...
  • 2016 MSEA Representative Assembly and Convention

    Thousands of educators from across the state will come together in Ocean City on October 21-22 for the 2016 MSEA Representative Assembly and Convention. You’ll be able to participate in...
  • Paraeducator retires after more than two decades with kindergartners at Phelps Luck

    Donna Schulze, a former HCEA Vice President retired this academic year after 25 years as a paraeducator at Phelps Luck ES. Click here to read an article about her in the Baltimore...
  • County Council Meeting on HCPSS Budget

    On Wednesday, April 18th an all day County Council work session was held to discuss school system's budget. To read an article about the work session click here....
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  • Sen. Madaleno, ACLU of Maryland, and Educators Call on Gov. Hogan to Withhold Funding for Private Schools
    Citing Governor’s Claim of “Declining Revenues,” Groups Ask for Transfer of Public Funding from Private to Public SchoolsFriday, August 5, 2016 Samantha Zwerlingszwerling@senate.state.md.us(908) 328-1161 Steven Hershkowitzshershkowitz@mseanea.org(410) 353-0755 Bebe Verderyverdery@aclu-md.org(410) 889-8550 x106 This morning, Senator Rich Madaleno (D-Montgomery-District 18) joined ACLU of Maryland and the more than 72,000 educators of the Maryland State Education Association (MSEA) […]
  • MSEA Statement on Gov. Hogan’s Political Decision to Withhold School Funding (Again)
    Wednesday, August 3, 2016 Steven Hershkowitzshershkowitz@mseanea.org(410) 353-0755 This morning, Gov. Hogan’s office announced he would be withholding approximately $80 million included in the General Assembly’s bipartisan FY2017 budget—including $25 million for public schools. This is the second consecutive year that Gov. Hogan has made the unilateral decision to withhold funding from schools; last year, he withheld […]
  • MSEA Statement on Testing Commission Report
    Wednesday, July 6, 2016 Steven Hershkowitzshershkowitz@mseanea.org(410) 353-0755 Annapolis, Maryland — This morning, the Commission to Review Maryland's Use of Assessments in Public Schools posted their final report on how to reduce standardized testing to its Maryland State Department of Education website page. The recommendations now must be adopted or rejected by local school boards by September […]
  • MSEA Statement on New Maryland Superintendent of Schools
    Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Steven Hershkowitzshershkowitz@mseanea.org(410) 353-0755 Today, the Maryland State Board of Education announced its selection of Dr. Karen Salmon as the next state superintendent of Maryland schools. MSEA President Betty Weller released the following statement: "The Maryland State Education Association congratulates Karen Salmon on her selection as Maryland’s next state superintendent of schools. […]
  • Join us for Teacher Appreciation Day in Annapolis
    May 16, 2016 Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Day with MSEA at our headquarters in downtown Annapolis! You’ll find exclusive teacher-only discounts and specials for MSEA members at shops and businesses on Main Street and Maryland Avenue. Stop by MSEA for your list of participating businesses and wristband.  No need to RSVP.  June 11, 2016 - 11:00am MSEA Headquarters 140 Main Street Annapolis, MD 21401