Topic: Back to School
Join a Back-to-School Health and Safety Discussion with Dr. Bruce Vanderhoff
Friday, August 20 – Please join Ohio Department of Health Director Bruce Vanderhoff, M.D. for a virtual discussion about back-to-school health and safety guidance
The CDC Foundation is seeking survey information from Education Support Professionals. Ultimately, their participation leads to safer schools. They are particularly interested in hearing from custodial and maintenance and skilled trades members.
Ohio Education Association Applauds Plans to Prioritize Educators for COVID-19 Vaccines
Ohio Education Association Applauds State’s Plans to Include Educators, School Staff in Next Phase of COVID-19 Vaccinations
Ohio Education Association Urges Schools, State to Put Education First: Reset, Restart, Re-Prioritize, Resource
As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to climb in Ohio, the Ohio Education Association (OEA) is calling on state leaders and school districts across the state to demonstrate their commitment to putting students first in their pandemic response by following a four-point plan that reflects the latest science and best practices for ensuring Ohio’s children receive a high-quality education in a safe environment.
Ohio Education Association Urges Senate to Quickly Pass SB 376 After Companion Legislation was Approved in House
The Ohio Education Association (OEA) applauds the Ohio House for passing Substitute House Bill 305 by an overwhelmingly bipartisan 84-8 vote*, better known as the Fair School Funding Plan (FSFP), and urges Senate members to quickly take up and approve the companion legislation in their chamber, Senate Bill 376. The FSFP represents a critical step toward addressing Ohio’s school funding crisis and to finally ensure that Ohio’s students are given the state resources needed to receive a world-class education.
Ohio Education Association Urges Governor to Reject Senate Bill 89’s Harmful Voucher Expansion
OEA asking lawmakers to pass House Bill 305 to mitigate SB 89 damage
OEA Optimistic About SB 376’s School Funding Proposals
OEA welcomes discussion about state reforms to fix Ohio’s broken school funding system and remains hopeful for a solution to address the needs of Ohio students.
OEA Calls for State, Federal Leadership as COVID-19 Numbers Rise
Ohio Education Association Calls for State, Federal Leadership and Funding for Schools as Ohio Sees COVID-19 Case Numbers Rise
Ohio Education Association Calls for Full Remote Learning in Counties in Highest Tiers of State’s Public Health Advisory Alert System
As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise in Ohio, the Ohio Education Association (OEA) is urging the state to enact stronger measures to keep students and educators safe. Those include requirements for schools to follow all CDC safety guidelines in counties where infection rates are lower and mandates for schools in counties where infection rates are higher to open only for remote instruction as long as it is necessary
OEA and Policy Matters Ohio leaders joining to discuss critical need for federal COVID-19 relief funding for schools
Policy Matters Ohio honored with 2020 OEA Friend of Education Award