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ACTION ALERT Urge your State Representative to Oppose SB 83

ACTION ALERTAsk Your State Senator to Support HCR 6: Urging Congress to Repeal GPO and WEP

ACTION ALERTTake Action to stop Teacher License Fee Increase

Email your legislator to either urge their continued support of or to co-sponsor the Social Security Fairness act to fully repeal both GPO and WEP.


2023-2024 OEA Wellness Grantscontact your LRC for details

  • Activity Must be completed between September 1, 2023 – May 31, 2024
  • Receipts must be submitted for Reimbursement by June 15, 2024

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Responding to Gun Violence
Context for Teaching Students with Autism

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  • May 29, 2024 –OEA Testifies in Support of Voucher Accountability; GPO-WEP UPDATE: Sign Up to Attend Field Hearing on Social Security Fairness Act; Federal Nutrition (SNAP) Funding At Risk
  • May 20, 2024 – Senator Sherrod Brown Announces Columbus hearing on GPO-WEP Repeal
  • April 11, 2024 – U.S. House Committee Schedules Hearing on GPO/WEP; Ohio Senate Joins House Urging Repeal
  • April 4, 2024 – OEA Recommends Sandy Smith Fischer for STRS Board; OEA Continues to Advocate for Member Retirement Security
  • March 14, 2024 – Reminder: 2024 Primary Election is Next Week; OEA Testifies on Fully Funding the State Board of Education; OEA Testifies on GPO-WEP Repeal Resolution
  • February 20, 2024 – 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
  • Legislative Watch archive
  • Legislative Scorecard – An interactive Legislative scorecard for each member of the Ohio General Assembly


  • June 21 – Crew 2 vs Chicago Fire FC II
  • June 25-26 – OEA Professional Learning Seminar: Leading for Rural Equity (REGISTRATION HAS CLOSED)
  • July 7 – Crew 2 vs Toronto FC II
  • July 28 – Crew 2 vs Philadelphia Union II
  • October 26-27 – Bargaining Boot Camp – Southwest
  • November 2-3 – Bargaining Boot Camp – Northeast
  • November 9-10 – Bargaining Boot Camp – Central
  • November 23-24 – Bargaining Boot Camp – Northwest


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