PSEA is a community of education professionals who make a difference in the lives of students every day.
Social Studies teacher Seth Roper and his program SHINES (Support, Hope, Included, Non-Judgmental, Encouraging, Strength) - A grief and loss support group for students at the high school level who have lost a family member or friend.
Stand up for your students, your profession, and the secure retirement you earned and paid for.
PSEA is committed to making changes aimed at protecting everyone who works and learns in our schools.
Setting a statewide $60,000 minimum salary, paid for with state funds over five years, would increase 15,390 educators’ salaries to $60,000. This is one of PSEA’s top legislative priorities and it is a key way to address the school staff shortage crisis.
Check out this interactive map to find starting salaries in every Pennsylvania school district.
PSEA has established a Task Force on Racial Justice and Equity in PSEA (Task Force) charged with:
1) Developing a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Statement for the Board’s consideration, and;
2) Overseeing an equity assessment of PSEA’s organizational operations, policies, and practices. The first step – the development and adoption of a DEI Statement - is foundational for ensuring PSEA’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion are realized in our culture, practices, and policies.
Patricia Jackson, a Central York School District high school English teacher, is living every “Star Wars” fan’s dream – getting her fanfic published in an officially sanctioned book about the “Star Wars” universe. Jackson was selected as one of 40 writers to be featured in a compendium to celebrate the 40th anniversary of “Return of the Jedi.”
We sat down with Jackson to discuss her latest work and how her uncompromising stance on a key element might keep her from ever writing for “Star Wars” again.
"We laugh a lot and have a good time. When teachers and support professionals are positive, it translates to students. And that’s our goal with TikTok; having a good attitude and bringing positive vibes to kids."
Read more in the November 2022 issue of Voice.