Summer Conference

Conference runs from July 30 to August 3

Summer Conference catalog
Summer Conference Guide
A good planning tool
(Conference tracks, PDP points, topical guide, etc.)

The MTA Summer Conference is Sunday, July 30 to Thursday, August 3, 2017, at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Participants are MTA members who are educators, faculty, professional staff and education support professionals at public schools, universities and colleges across Massachusetts as well as retirees. Our conference theme is Learning Together for the Schools Our Communities Deserve.

Don't miss this unique opportunity to learn, network and relax on the campus of UMass Amherst.

The MTA Summer Conference offers quality professional-issues workshops that connect education initiatives and classroom practice — participants have the flexibility to tailor their own professional training experience to their preferences.

Register Here

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Grant-Funded Tracks

Interested in attending Union Academy, the New Member Program, Campaign School or Next Generation Leadership Training Program?

A limited number of grants (funded by the MTA to cover the cost of attending the conference) are available to members who meet qualifying criteria. Some of these tracks require an application. In all cases, early registration is strongly recommended. Grant recipients are expected to attend all sessions of the track in which they register.

Questions: Dan Callahan, MTA training and professional learning specialist,

More about MTA Summer Conference

Take an online tour of the UMass Amherst campus and check out #mtasummer on video, in photos and on social media.

Use the hashtag #mtasummer to check out the action from past summer conferences on Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and Instagram.