Maryland State Education Association
he president of a teachers union is urging Maryland lawmakers to reject a tax-credit backed by Republican Gov. Larry Hogan for businesses that support students who attend private schools.
Gov. Larry Hogan’s proposed funding for education threatens to create larger classrooms and cut teaching jobs, opponents of the plan said Tuesday — but Hogan’s budget secretary said the Republican governor is open to dialogue about how to address tough financial choices his administration inherited.
A Maryland teachers’ union is launching a petition drive to protect strong investments in schools.
Maryland schools plan to start their annual round of standardized tests this week, despite legislators’ efforts to cancel or replace them this year.
The Maryland State Education Association has endorsed Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown for governor.
The Maryland State Education Association turned on a “Doomsday Clock” on Wednesday outlining the wide-ranging effects of about $500 million in cuts streaking across a television screen in red, as teachers, librarians and police implored Gov. Martin O’Malley and lawmakers to call a special session to repair the damage before July 1 when they would take effect.