Early-Career Educators (0-10 years experience) in the Zanesville area are invited to join @OHNewEducators / Ohio's New Educators for a night of celebration and fun for a Back-at-School Bash at @Da_Barn, Tues., Sept. 10th from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
OEA President Scott DiMauro appeared on the Spectrum Cable Network’s program InFocus with Mike Kallmeyer August18, 2019, speaking to the issue of school safety, the risks of an active shooter as well as the types of training currently in place and what’s needed for staff and students.
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.
The NEA is excited to announce the launch of its ESP Leadership Institute to train Educational Support Professionals members to become even more effective leaders in their associations. The deadline to apply is midnight, Sept. 13, 2019.
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The Senate’s substitute bill includes several provisions related to the EdChoice voucher program that serve to expand the eligibility, availability, and cost of vouchers. OEA opposes these changes. OEA believes these funds would be better applied to the approximately 90% of students who attend Ohio’s local public schools.
This is our last chance to advocate for the inclusion of the House-passed HB 154 ADC language in the state budget bill. TAKE ACTION by adapting the sample letter provided.
The Senate-passed budget bill (House Bill 166) includes new long-term graduation requirements based on a plan put forward by Ohio Excels. OEA opposes this plan as currently written as it has an overly rigid reliance on high-stakes testing. Take Action with this sample to tell your legislators to get graduation right for Ohio’s students.
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.
Thank you for your membership, your voice, and your commitment to education. As an OEA member you have access to an array of benefits and services at the local, state and national levels.
The workshops are designed for new Local Treasurers as well as experienced treasurers who want a refresher. Other local officers are also welcome attend. OEA Treasurer Mark Hill will facilitate the workshops
The intent of OEA/NEA Educators Employment Liability (ELL) program is to protect members — whether classroom teachers or support professionals — from personal financial liability for most incidents arising out of their educational employment activities or duties. Complete and return this form by Sept. 20th.
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OEA Master Calendar
- 2018-2019 Master Calendar (Revised: Feb. 28, 2019)
- 2019-2020 Online Master Calendar — (How to submit and use the calendar portal.)