REMINDER: Voter Registration Deadline and Early Voting Dates for March 19, 2024, Primary Election; OEA Issues First Round of Candidate Recommendations for the 2024 Election; Call to Action: Urge your Legislators to Fully Fund the State Board, don’t increase educator licensure fees; Voucher Accountability Bill Introduced; Anti-Lunch Shaming Bill Introduced in Ohio House; New Bill will Accomplish OEA Goal of $50k State Minimum Starting Teacher Salary
Members are encouraged to join NEA Member Benefits for a ZOOM session to learn more about Public Service Loan Forgiveness and what you might need to do to qualify. February 14, 15 & 17, join the session and time most convenient for you.
Make 2024 a year of growth and strength (page 4) Springfield Local Schools staff join to advance awareness of diversity, equity, inclusion (page 5) Comic: A look at Teachers as the film marks its 40th anniversary (page 8) OEA, OAESP …
REGISTER NOW for OEA Aspiring Educators and Ohio’s New Educators annual joint conference! January 26-28, 2024 OEA Aspiring Educators and Ohio’s New Educators are hosting our annual joint Conference IN PERSON! The event will be held at the Nationwide Hotel …
House Passes Resolution on GPO and WEP Repeal; Passes Bill Regarding STRS Board Elections and Student Teacher Eligibility; Please Continue your Advocacy Opposing SB 83, the Higher Education “Destruction” Act
Senate Bill 83 Narrowly Passes out of the Ohio House Higher Education Committee
COVER STORY: Making an Impact – Commitment and compassion are key to 2024 Ohio Teacher of the Year Mark Lowrie’s award-winning broadcast journalism program at Gahanna Lincoln High School
URGENT: Urge your State Representative to Oppose SB 83, the Higher Education “Destruction” Act.
Ohio Education Association and National Education Association recommend Sen. Sherrod Brown for re-election to the US Senate