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Maryland Educators Expose Digital Divide

2020-11-28T22:39:28-05:00

In a new campaign, Maryland educators are speaking out, shining a spotlight on the digital access and opportunity gap among students. The Prince George’s County Educators’ Association (PGCEA) is calling on elected officials to act, and internet companies to provide free access for all educators and students during the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Maryland Educators Expose Digital Divide2020-11-28T22:39:28-05:00

Prince George’s County Educators Join District Heights and Elected Officials from Around the County to Celebrate Literacy

2020-12-16T10:42:08-05:00

Saturday morning, March 7, 2020, from 8 a.m.-12 pm, public school teachers and educational support professionals from across Prince George’s County will join the city of  District Heights and other elected leaders to hold a community celebration of literacy.

Prince George’s County Educators Join District Heights and Elected Officials from Around the County to Celebrate Literacy2020-12-16T10:42:08-05:00

PGCEA President Statement on Largo High School Teacher Assault Incident

2020-11-28T22:41:09-05:00

Last week there was a student and educator involved incident of violence that occurred at Largo High School. Today at 1:15 P.M. is a hearing before a judge and PGCEA is following this incident very closely and realize the implication it will have on the future of our school system.

PGCEA President Statement on Largo High School Teacher Assault Incident2020-11-28T22:41:09-05:00

Statement on HBCU Lawsuit v. State of Maryland

2019-11-14T15:24:04-05:00

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November  13, 2019 Contact: Joshua Harris jharris@pgcea.org   Statement on HBCU’s v. Maryland  Prince George’s County Educators Stand in Support of Maryland HBCU’s Prince George’s County, MD: Today the Maryland Legislative Black Caucus (LBC) held a rally in Annapolis to demand a fair settlement for the four Maryland Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU’s). U.S. District Court of Maryland has ruled in favor of Maryland HBCU’s determining that they have been woefully underfunded and duplication of programs by predominantly. white institutions that continued to operate a de jure system of discrimination against HBCUs. The Maryland LBC has proposed [...]

Statement on HBCU Lawsuit v. State of Maryland2019-11-14T15:24:04-05:00

Statement on Senate President Leadership Change

2019-10-24T20:44:40-04:00

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 24, 2019 Contact: Joshua Harris jharris@pgcea.org   Statement on Senate President Leadership Change  Prince George’s County, MD: Today it was announced that longtime Maryland Senate President and Prince George’s County resident Thomas V. Mike. Miller would be stepping down from the leadership mantle from which he has lead the state of Maryland for decades. It was also announced that the senior Senator from Baltimore City, Senator Bill Ferguson will be picking up the torch of servant leadership as Senate President. PGCEA President Theresa Mitchell Dudley released the following statement: “Senator Miller has been a longstanding staple of [...]

Statement on Senate President Leadership Change2019-10-24T20:44:40-04:00

Prince George’s County Educators’ Association and Baltimore Teachers Union Condemn Governor Hogan’s

2019-09-03T14:27:31-04:00

                                                         For Immediate Release: August 27, 2019 Contact: Joshua Harris jharris@pgcea.org Candance Greene cgreene@baltu.org Prince George’s County Educators’ Association and Baltimore Teachers Union Condemn Governor Hogan’s Neglect to Fund Quality Education Maryland’s Children Deserve Prince George’s County, MD: Prince George’s County Educators’ Association (PGCEA) and the Baltimore Teachers Union (BTU) are gravely disappointed in the lackluster job of Governor Larry Hogan and his administration in ensuring Maryland’s students and schools receive the necessary resources to have the best possible public education, as the Maryland constitution mandates. Our schools in both Prince George’s County and Baltimore City are underfunded by billions annually [...]

Prince George’s County Educators’ Association and Baltimore Teachers Union Condemn Governor Hogan’s2019-09-03T14:27:31-04:00

ICYMI: The School Discipline Crisis in Maryland

2019-07-03T16:45:22-04:00

ICYMI: The School Discipline Crisis in Maryland Looking at the Role that Diversity and Inclusion May Play With Discipline and Behavior Today In a hard-hitting article published by the Maryland State Educators Association (MSEA), student discipline was brought to the forefront with a focus on root causes of some problems as well as the racial implications. The article looks at the Maryland State Department of Education’s 2014 guidelines, which required a code of conduct that was to be rehabilitative in efforts to reduce school suspensions. Prince George’s County Educators’ Association (PGCEA) recently partnered with the Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools Prince [...]

ICYMI: The School Discipline Crisis in Maryland2019-07-03T16:45:22-04:00

PGCPS and PGCEA Sign Negotiated Contract Agreement Today

2019-06-26T13:53:16-04:00

For Immediate Release: June 20, 2019 Contact: Joshua Harris jharris@pgcea.org PGCPS and PGCEA Sign Negotiated Contract Agreement Today Prince George’s County Educators’ Association and Prince George’s County Public Schools Sign Long Awaited Contract to Improve Learning Environments for Schools   Prince George’s County, MD: Tomorrow, Prince George’s County Educators’ Association (PGCEA) leadership and members, representing its 10,000 members will sign a contract with Prince George’s County School Board, putting in place the new contract agreement for educators. The contract supports healthy learning environments for the County’s students, educators, and community. PGCEA President Theresa Mitchell Dudley released the following statement regarding the [...]

PGCPS and PGCEA Sign Negotiated Contract Agreement Today2019-06-26T13:53:16-04:00

ICYMI: 70 Educators Join Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools Civic Academy On Community Schools

2019-06-17T19:29:36-04:00

For Immediate Release: June 14, 2019 ICYMI: 70 Educators Join Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools Civic Academy On Community Schools  With 45 Community Schools Planned to Roll Out in Prince George’s County, PGCEA Partnered With Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools to Prepare Teachers and Community For Changes In preparation for what is being said is the largest strategic change within PGCPS, nearly 50 community schools are slated to roll out next year across the county. Prince George’s County Educators’ Association (PGCEA) partnered with the Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools Prince George’s County to organize 70 Prince George’s County teachers, staff and [...]

ICYMI: 70 Educators Join Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools Civic Academy On Community Schools2019-06-17T19:29:36-04:00

Prince George’s County Educators Vote to Ratify Contract 98% Yay, 1% Nay

2019-06-17T19:20:39-04:00

For Immediate Release: June 14, 2019 Contact: Joshua Harris jharris@pgcea.org Prince George’s County Educators Vote to Ratify Contract 98% Yay, 1% Nay New Teacher Contract Will be Signed With Teachers Union and PGCPS Now That Members Have Voted Overwhelmingly in Favor Prince George’s County, MD: After much anticipation, Prince George’s County Educators’ Association (PGCEA) and its 10,000 members have ratified the tentative contract with Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS). The two-week ratification and voting process concluded with 98.5 percent of ballots cast by educators were in favor of the tentative contract. The new contract includes pay increases for educators as [...]

Prince George’s County Educators Vote to Ratify Contract 98% Yay, 1% Nay2019-06-17T19:20:39-04:00
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