Training: Blueprint for Maryland's Future

Training: Blueprint for Maryland's Future

The Blueprint mandates will impact long-term raises, increased pay for National Board Certified Teachers, starting salaries, career ladders, hiring of new educators, and more. Each of these must be funded starting in this year’s budget along with our other priorities. Are you willing to participate in training on how the Blueprint will impact bargaining over wages, evaluations, and career…

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Press Release: TAAAC supports indoor mask executive order

MEDIA ADVISORY JANUARY 3, 2022 CONTACTS: Russell Leone | rleone@mseanea.org, 410-693-6166 Amanda Menas | amenas@mseanea.org, 443-994-0509   Teachers Association of Anne Arundel County (TAAAC) Supports Anne Arundel County Reissuing a Mask Mandate Annapolis, Md.  –  In light of the current surge in COVID-19 cases, the Teachers Association of Anne Arundel County (TAAAC) supports County Executive…

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PRESS RELEASE: TAAAC reaches Tentative Agreement

PRESS RELEASE: TAAAC reaches Tentative Agreement

MEDIA ADVISORY DECEMBER 14, 2021 The TAAAC Bargaining Team successfully reached a tentative mediated agreement with AACPS for a successor contract at 9:18 p.m. on December 13, 2021. TAAAC President Russell Leone released the following statement: “TAAAC Members and all AACPS educators go above and beyond for our students and families every day. We have…

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ASI Committee Update: Set up Google Meet

ASI Committee Update: Set up Google Meet

During the meeting of the ASI Committee on November 18, Central Office shared a slide deck created to help users set up Google Meets for conferences. Take a look at the deck here: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1dZFDfClLOtN71AuvVLIj0VSIGPjRKSXvNTZbHp5i8sk/edit?usp=sharing *Note: You must be logged in to your AACPS email to open the link, otherwise you will be denied access.

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PRESS RELEASE: Maryland PSLRB Determines Impasse for Anne Arundel County Teachers

PRESS RELEASE: Maryland PSLRB Determines Impasse for Anne Arundel County Teachers

Annapolis, Md. – The Maryland Public School Labor Relations Board (PSLRB) has approved the Teachers’ Association of Anne Arundel County’s Impasse request. Issues giving rise to impasse include the County’s insistence on adding one evening of unpaid work at the close of bargaining in July, which the County then increased to three unpaid days after…

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PRESS RELEASE: 3 Early Dismissal Days Announced

PRESS RELEASE: 3 Early Dismissal Days Announced

Following Superintendent Dr. George Arlotto’s press release supporting three early dismissal days as a means of alleviating educator workload, TAAAC President Russell Leone released the following statement: “Dr. Arlotto’s recommendation for three early release days to provide educators with time to focus on individual wellness is a start toward addressing the immense workload educators have…

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WEEKLY UPDATE: Enforce Our Contract

WEEKLY UPDATE: Enforce Our Contract

Educators deserve a seat at the table when decisions are made about our workloads. AACPS leadership has refused to show educators respect at the bargaining table and is instead asking for three additional nights of uncompensated work at the bargaining table. So we’re taking action! Starting Thursday, November 11, we are implementing a two-week work…

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WEEKLY UPDATE: Stay Tuned for Actions

WEEKLY UPDATE: Stay Tuned for Actions

In case you missed it, last week AACPS demonstrated their out-of-touch leadership with their factually incorrect press statement, inappropriately issued via the emergency notification system. They resorted to claiming all our demands and issues are mischaracterizations. We know this is not the case, and the press release was met promptly with widespread rebuke from employees…

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