Paraprofessional educators at Prince George's County Public Schools are required to pass the ParaPro Assessment test or earn at least 48 college credits by June 2022 to retain their positions.

Connecticut Rep. Jahana Hayes recently introduced a resolution calling on Congress to affirm its support for providing living wages, good benefits and fair working conditions to paraeducators, classroom assistants, bus drivers, custodial workers and others who are vital to our public education system.

ACE-AFSCME Local 2250 is currently seeking proposals from qualified and experienced forensic audit firms to conduct a thorough forensic audit of the financial records of ACE-AFSCME Local 2250. The purpose of this audit is to ensure transparency, integrity, and compliance with applicable regulations in the financial management of the union.

Scope of Work:

Request for Proposal (RFP) for Financial Audit Services

ACE AFSCME Local 2250 is seeking proposals from qualified and experienced auditing firms to conduct a comprehensive financial audit for the fiscal year ending 2023. The purpose of this audit is to ensure transparency, accuracy, and compliance with applicable laws and regulations governing the financial management of the union.

2. Scope of Work:

Request for Proposal (RFP) - Accounting Services

ACE-AFSCME Local 2250 is seeking a qualified and experienced accounting firm to provide comprehensive accounting services, including bookkeeping, 990 filing, and check printing for our local union. We are interested in establishing a long-term partnership with a reputable firm that can ensure accurate and efficient financial management for our organization.

Scope of Work:

The selected accounting firm will be responsible for the following services:


AFSCME’s “I AM Story” podcast has received a nomination for an NAACP Image Award in the “Outstanding Podcast – Limited Series/Short Form” category.
  1. When do I have to report to work this school year and what is my last day of work? 10-month members who work 190 contract days can find out, “What two days do have off this school year?”

Go to the PGCPS website,  and  in the search box type M-3-24 (or M-3-25 for next year) Scheduled Workdays. Click on the hyperlink and when the page opens click on the .PDF file for the current school year. Our members will find the answers to their questions in the PGCPS Bulletin from Payroll Services.

Despite the growing wave of worker organizing across the country, the union membership rate last year ticked down slightly, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported today, underscoring the importance of initiatives like AFSCME’s Staff the Front Lines to fill job vacancies in the public sector.

For John Campion, a monitoring officer with AmeriCorps, the potential for a federal government shutdown beginning this month brings fear, insecurity and frustration.