Honored for their public service, activism and innovation, 12 AFSCME members received the first ever Never Quit awards. The Service awardees are: Rachel Cooper (Georgia) Stephanie Croft (Kentucky) Niall O’Shaughnessy (New York City) Anne Sears (Alaska) The Activism awardees are: Ann Marie Mathurine (Maryland) Carolyn Park (Cincinnati) Percy Winters (Oregon). The Innovation awardees are: Barbara […]
AFSCME Sec.-Treas. Laura Reyes was reelected to a second term on Thursday with 912,547 votes. "I’m humbled by this honor, and I look forward to working with President Saunders to continue the progress we've made over the last four years," Reyes said. Secretary-Treasurer Reyes is the first woman to serve as AFSCME’s secretary-treasurer.
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 […]
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. […]