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Educator Appreciation Day on June 9 at MSEA

Celebrate MSEA’s sixth annual Educator Appreciation Day at MSEA headquarters in downtown Annapolis on June 9 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.! You’ll find exclusive educator–only discounts and specials for MSEA members at shops and businesses on Main and West streets and Maryland Avenue. Stop by MSEA for your list of participating businesses and wristband. Friends and family are welcome to join us; no

FCTA Makes Recommendations for 2018 Primary Elections

The Frederick County Teachers Association (FCTA) is pleased to recommend the following great leaders. County Executive Jan Gardner – Democratic Primary County Council Justin Kiska – At Large Republican Primary Kai Hagen – At Large Democratic Primary Susan Reeder Jessee – At Large Democratic Primary Jerry Donald – District 1 Democratic Primary Steve McKay –

Teachers Take a Stand

A Look at DC-Area Teacher Pay Amid Strikes Elsewhere As teachers in other parts of the country take a stand for higher pay, News4’s Chris Gordon takes a look at teacher pay in the D.C. area. A Frederick County teacher said he works a second job, and sometimes a third job, to make ends meet.

MSEA Night at Camden Yards – May 12

Join MSEA for the 4th annual MSEA Night at Camden Yards on Saturday, May 12 at 7:05 pm to see the O’s take on the Tampa Bay Rays.  The first 25,000 fans get a free Orioles car emblem.  MSEA members and their families can purchase discounted tickets by visiting

Candidate Recommendation Ballots

To all FCTA members: You should have received your Candidate Recommendation Ballot from your building rep this week. Please take the time to carefully consider the recommendations and fill out your ballot.  Your vote is an important part of this process. Ballots are due back to the FCTA Office by 5:00 pm on Friday, April