Professional Development Opportunities

Keeping Your Skills Up to Date

The MTA provides its members with training in all aspects of education: human and civil rights, political action, communications, negotiations, professional learning and almost any other area of concern to members. Our workshops are of consistently high quality and are offered at no cost or low cost to members. The MTA also holds events during the year including the Union Skills Conference in January, the ESP Conference in the spring and the Summer Conference in August.

Questions? Contact Training and Professional Learning Specialist Audra Makuch at or ESP Organizer Sonia Fortin at You can also reach out to your local union president or MTA field representative.