The MTA submmited comments on the proposed changes to the SMK Requirements for educators.
A 30-day public comment period was a tight turnaround, but the Massachusetts Teachers Association is grateful to the members who took the time to give us guideance on our public comments for the proposed changes to the Subject Matter Knowledge (SMK) requirments.
You can read the full set of public comments here.
We are thankful to the educators who expanded on our concerns realted to licensure renewal, adding licenses (especially adding special education licenses!) and the identical Social Studies and History licenses.
If you missed our original post on the proposed changes, you can read it here.