MAILING UPDATES - KEEPING ALL MEMBERS SAFE
Pictures from Presidents Meeting 7/29/2020, and Board of Directors meeting 8/12/2020.
Click on image to see the YouTube presentation of this year's winners.
MRSPA "C’s” You…through
Communication, Commitment, Community
Win a Mini-Grant from MRSPA for money for your classroom. See the Flyer and find the application here.
MRSPA Scholarship Applications
The scholarship application period is now closed.
Please Note: This application may be used ONLY by those who are CURRENTLY EMPLOYED with a State of Maryland Public School Board.
“By awarding me a Maryland Retired School Personnel Association (MRSPA) Scholarship, much of the stress over financing this next semester’s load of courses has been diminished. I intend to use all that I am learning in graduate school to lift each of my
students higher than I could have without this degree and scholarship. Thank you again for such a generous gift.”
Pauline Baek, Howard County
Office Staff News
Limited staff in the office as of March 17, but all staff available via email. The staff will be operating on their usual work hours, whether at home or in the office.
How to Use Zoom to Stay Connected
Check out AARP's zoom video here
Other tip video links find on the "News and Events" page.
2019-2020 Maryland School Guide
School District Publishing is proud to present the 2019-2020 Maryland School Guide. Please find your complimentary copy via the book Picture link to the left.
SWITCH to dues deduction, and SAVE $10 on membership dues for 2020-2021! Click on the above $ link for details.
We Will Travel Again - a short video from Collette (1:40). Link also found on the Travel page.
Check out this new Member Benefit page. Oasis Senior Advisors offers free, community-based referral senior housing assistance to aid in finding a place just right for you or your loved one.
Despite that reality, however, MRSPA members have continued to work to meet the needs of their communities through
assistance with food distribution, mask making, free book distribution, helping to provide internet connectivity to
underprivileged families, and a myriad of other activities.
Wanda Twigg writes of the importance of voting in the 2020 election and she reflects on this year of unrest and change, as did NRTA founder Ethel Percy Andrus in the late 1960’s.
MSDE has published a comprehensive "Recovery Plan for Maryland Education" addressing topics such as the path forward to re-open schools,
The new issue is on the Consumer Education Committee page and on the News & Events---Resources page.