Events

MSEA National Board Certification Jump Start

Join us for MSEA’s virtual summer National Board Jumpstart Seminar.

Cultures, Abilities, Resilience and Effort: Part 3, Effort

Virtual. Participants will use MSEA's Professional Learning Portal to attend live, virtual sessions and to complete asynchronous assignments. Registration links for the Professional Learning Portal will be sent to registrants prior to the first session.

Practicing Self-Compassion

Practicing self-compassion is an important wellness exercise that helps us stand up to our inner critic and also develop emotional resilience, a more accurate self-concept, and more caring relationships.

Summer Leadership Conference

Attendees will learn the skills they need to become strong union leaders through our core trainings. We’re going hard for the endorsement—by every local union— of the Education Support Professional Bill of Rights. We’ll do that through role plays and case studies, T(Ed) Talks, electives, and our annual solidarity action.

Culture, Abilities, Resilience and Effort: Part 2, Abilities and Resilience

Based on the NEA C.A.R.E. (Culture, Abilities, Resilience, Effort) Curriculum and broken down into three separate workshops, C.A.R.E strategies prepare educators to implement research-based approaches that maximize the value that diverse groups of students bring with them to school.

Culture, Abilities, Resilience and Effort: Part 1, Culturally Responsive

Based on the NEA C.A.R.E. (Culture, Abilities, Resilience, Effort) Curriculum and broken down into three separate workshops, C.A.R.E strategies prepare educators to implement research-based approaches that maximize the value that diverse groups of students bring with them to school.

MSEA Day at Camden Yards

Join members from across Maryland at MSEA Day at Oriole Park at Camden Yards for a game against the Seattle Mariners!

Educator Appreciation Day

Join us for our 11th annual Educator Appreciation Day! This event will celebrate the hard work and dedication of teachers, education support professionals, and all educators through raffles, prizes from participating businesses, and more.

Teaching Reading: Elementary (5205)

The Teaching Reading: Elementary Praxis test focuses on the knowledge and skills a beginning teacher must have to support reading and writing development in elementary and secondary school students.

Special Education (5354)

Do you need to take the SPED 5354 assessment? Join this overview session to learn what is on this test, the best resources to study, and strategies to pass! You’ll also learn about the one-to-one support available to you.

Middle School Math (5164)

Join this virtual session to dig in on the Middle School Math Praxis II (5169 or 5164) assessment. We will cover what is on the test (arithmetic, algebra etc.), strategies to pass, and resources to help you study. This Praxis assessment overview applies to you if you are working to be licensed as a middle school (grades 4-9) math teacher.

Elementary Education: Content Knowledge for Teaching (7811)

Do you need to take the Elementary Education: Content Knowledge for Teaching 7811 Praxis II test? Join this session to learn more about the four sub-sections (science, math, social studies, reading, and language arts), what you need to pass each section, the best resources to study with, and strategies to tackle this massive test. You'll also learn more about the one-to-one support available!

Early Childhood (5025)

Join this virtual session to dig in on the Early Childhood Education 5025 Praxis II assessment. We will cover what is on the test (language, math, etc.), strategies to pass, and resources to help you study. This Praxis assessment overview applies to you if you are working to be licensed as an early childhood educator, or a dual special education and early childhood educator.

Back to Basics: Reading Comprehension

Praxis assessments test your ability to read and comprehend written passages. Join this session to grow your reading comprehension skills. This skills session is not limited to a single type of Praxis assessment but relevant to all Praxis assessments that require you to read a passage and answer questions about it.

Back to Basics: Constructed Response

Join this session to dig in on how to nail constructed response (written response) questions. This skills session is not limited to a single type of Praxis assessment, as constructed response questions are a part of all Praxis assessments.

Art: Content and Analysis (5135)

Join this session to dig in on how to nail the Art: Content and Analysis questions on Praxis II content assessments. This skills session is designed as a basic refresher on the art content and analysis questions that you will encounter on the Praxis II content assessment.

Teaching Reading: Elementary (5205)

The Teaching Reading: Elementary Praxis test focuses on the knowledge and skills a beginning teacher must have to support reading and writing development in elementary and secondary school students.

Back to Basics: Test Anxiety

Feeling stressed about your Praxis? Putting off studying? Is it test anxiety? You're not alone! Join this session via Zoom to learn strategies to cope with your test anxiety so on test day, your best self shows up!

Principles of Teaching and Learning K-12 (5622) (5624)

This virtual session will review the Principles of Teaching and Learning Praxis II assessment. We will cover what is on the test while discussing how to excel as a teacher, pedagogy, strategies to pass, and resources to help you study. This Praxis assessment overview applies to you if you are seeking help on the 5622 and 5624 assessment.

Education Support Professional Bill of Rights Activist Training

Every education support professional (ESP) deserves strong rights on the job. We deserve a family-sustaining wage, health care, job security, and the right for a strong union so we can advocate for ourselves.