Posts Tagged: rep assembly

New Members Elected to MCEA Board of Directors

At the May 3 Representative Assembly, the winners of our recent elections were announced. Thank you to all who ran to help ensure a continued healthy democratic process for the Association. Congratulations to the newest members of the MCEA Board of Directors: MCEA Treasurer Heather Hunter–Summit Hall ES Elementary School Director Susan Loftus–Burning Tree ES

MCEA Board of Directors Election is Underway!

Between April 10th and May 1st, MCEA members will elect colleagues to serve on the MCEA Board of Directors. Positions up for election include: 1 Elementary School Directors, 1 High School Director, 1 At-Large Director, 1 Non-school Based Director and 1 Retired Director. All members vote for candidates in all races. Those elected will serve from July 1,

MCEA RA Moves to Create a More Culturally Diverse Workforce

Wednesday night, the MCEA Representative Assembly unanimously passed a motion  to move forward on a plan to encourage and advocate for the Montgomery County Public Schools System to recruit and hire a majority minority cohort of educators for next school year. MCEA Vice President Chris Lloyd made the motion on the floor of the RA

Montgomery County Teachers Consider Opposition to Proposed Legislation Mandating a Post-Labor Day Start to School

Some politicians in Maryland have been advocating for legislation to require that all school systems across the state change their school calendars so that no schools start before Labor Day. This so-called “Ocean City” bill is designed to extend summer vacations in order to benefit the businesses and communities on Maryland’s Eastern Shore that cater