This week, I have an important ask for feedback to help guide us in our efforts to design a plan for a better state report card system. I also have information to share regarding the 21 days we have left before the 2019 election as well as updates on how we’re preparing for 2020.
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Paolo DeMaria surprised students and staff at Norwood Middle School this week by announcing that Leila Kubesch was selected as Ohio's 2020 teacher of the year.
Report to the OEA Board of Directors — the State Teachers Retirement System, the School Employees Retirement System, & the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System.
Protect Your Students. Protect Your Contract. Protect Your Profession.
The State Takeover law still removes local control of public schools and denies collective bargaining rights for educators based on biased and misleading state report cards.
OEA/NEA MEMBER-ONLY BENEFITS
Your OEA membership is there to support you in the important, life-changing work that you’re doing. Visit OEA ACCESS to unlock even more dining, travel, auto, retail, and recreational discounts.
The high cost of hiring an attorney to protect employment rights should not be a deterrent to an OEA member. Each year, the OEA-NEA Legal Services Program provides paid legal representation to members who are forced to take legal action in a matter relating to their job.
OEA is calling for an end to the use of arbitrary letter grades and questionable methodologies that are biased against low income districts. Our goal is to make report cards easier to understand so that they are more useful for parents and the community. Here’s where we need to hear from you — by October 20, 2019.
OEA is selecting 8 lucky members and a guest to join us at the Columbus Blue Jackets game on Sat., Dec. 21st at 7 p.m. Nominate yourself or a co-worker by telling us in 50 words or less why on how this educator has made a difference for students and why she/he deserves tickets to the game. Entries due December 6th.
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