Training and Professional Learning


The Division of Training and Professional Learning plans and coordinates high-quality union education and professional development programs for MTA members and leaders. The division collaborates with members and staff to deliver relevant in-person and online training, tools and materials that build our union power.

Fall Events

This 4-part series will address the challenges and opportunities present in building relationships between families, educators and communities, especially now during remote learning.

Oct. 17, 24, 31, and Nov. 7


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Aspiring Educators Program

The 2020 Aspiring Educators Program is a month-long workshop series offered weekly from October to November 2020 designed for MTA's SEAM members and other aspiring educators in MA.

Workshops are FREE!

10.13 to 11.17


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The MTA Retired Members Gathering

This is a great opportunity to gain new skills, make friends,reconnect with colleagues, use your voice to advocate for our students and schools, and hear from MTA leaders.

Oct. 19 to 23


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Early Career Educators Conference

MTA’s Early Career Educators Conference, designed for PK-12 teachers, paraprofessionals and college professors in their first five years of practice, presents educators with the perfect opportunity to strengthen their skills.



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Upcoming MTA Learning Opportunities

All upcoming learning opportunities

Latest Training Videos

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Paraprofessionals: Strategies for Working with Students with Language Based Learning Disabilities

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Contact us for more information

Please fill this form for further information or call us at (617) 878-8150