The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 provides substantial resources for Massachusetts schools, colleges and universities.
Education Support Professionals
ESP of the year 2021
Sonia Fortin, Sudbury Education Association
Amy Morin, Lexington Education Association
Naomi Adagboyi, Canton Teachers Association
Saul Ramos, Educational Association of Worcester
Education Support Professionals keep students healthy, safe, supported, engaged and challenged so they are ready to learn. It is difficult to imagine a school operating for one day without ESPs.
ESPs: Speak Out!
The MTA’s preK-12 Education Support Professionals play critically important roles in our public schools, providing individual and small-group instruction to students with disabilities, assisting in early education classes, supporting English learners, driving buses, preparing meals, keeping schools clean and performing myriad administrative and education support functions.
Learn more about the MTA ESP Bill of Rights and share your story.
ESPs In Action
ESPs in the News
Newly released polling data shows that Massachusetts residents strongly support systemic changes to reimagine public education and overwhelmingly understand the...