Education Support Professionals

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Call to Action: Now is the Time to Lobby for Return of 3% Money

It’s a study in contrasts.

MEA’s court victory this week solidifies our strength in numbers and reinforces our power in sticking together. The five-year legal battle in the 3 percent retirement case, fought across multiple fronts, could hardly have been fought by a single member alone.

Yet now just two men stand between school employees and the money that a state appeals court has said should be returned to them: Gov. Rick Snyder and Attorney General Bill Schuette.

Rochester Parents Tap Into Community Frustrations Over DPS Legislation

In just one week, parents in Rochester succeeded in organizing and advertising a demonstration that drew 650 participants to march and wave signs at the school district’s 20 buildings on Monday – all in support of students in Detroit.

Saturday Rally in Lansing Open to All Who Want to Celebrate, Empower Educators

Equal parts rally, carnival, party, and reunion, a Saturday event in Lansing to celebrate and empower educators will feature food vendors, activities for kids, high-profile speakers – and plenty of positive energy.