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July 3, 2018Many members have reported misleading emails from the My Pay My Say campaign sponsored by the Mackinac Center for Public Policy. This out-of-state group doesn’t want educators to have a strong voice in our schools; instead, they have a record of fighting to limit educator pay, rights, and healthcare and retirement benefits. They see […]
Thursday, May 24, 2018 Steven Hershkowitzshershkowitz@mseanea.org(410) 353-0755 Today, Gov. Larry Hogan vetoed bipartisan legislation (SB 739) to put two current Maryland teachers on the State Board of Education, as well as a parent of a current public school student. The current members of the State Board have zero years of experience working in Maryland public […]
Saturday, April 14, 2018 Steven Hershkowitzshershkowitz@mseanea.org(410) 353-0755 This afternoon, the Maryland State Education Association (MSEA)—the state’s largest union with 74,000 public school educators—voted to endorse former NAACP President and CEO Ben Jealous for governor. MSEA plans to formally announce the recommendation with Jealous early next week—and will send out further details in the coming days. […]
Hogan’s Funding Cuts Have Slowed Student Progress, New Investment Urgently Needed Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Steven Hershkowitzshershkowitz@mseanea.org(410) 353-0755 This morning, the National Assessment of Education Progress, known more commonly as the Nation’s Report Card, released 2017 results for 4th and 8th grade math and reading scores. Maryland scores stayed flat in each subject and each […]