What's Happening Now
OEA Joins SDE to Support ACT for All Juniors
In her first President's Message, Alicia Priest points out how OEA was the only professional association for teachers and support employees to join Supt. Hofmeister in her announcement to provide access to the ACT for all junior.
A Legal Checklist for All Teachers
In beginning the new school year, there are a number of basic issues every teacher should address that can save a world of headache down the road. Read Heath Merchen's article inside.
This Month in the Oklahoma Observer
The OEA is proud to partner with the Oklahoma Observer again this year to offer members a free, year-long subscription to the digital version of the state's most professive publication and biggest supporter of public education. Inside our Members Only section, you can read the annual education issue of the Observer as well as the August 2015 cover story, "Where Have All The Teachers Gone?" by OEA member and frequent Observer contributor Sharon Martin of Oilton.
OEA members now have the option to receive the monthly Education Focus
, via our website rather than by regular mail. Learn more.
Targeted Skill Sessions Archive Available Inside
OEA’s three Targeted Skill Session webinars - Writing Across the Curriculum, Project-Based Learning and Literacy Across the Curriculum - have all been archived and can be watched when most convenient. You will find links to the webinar archives in our Members Only section.
OEA Education Support Professionals
Education Support Professionals are vital partners in the success of our schools. They play an equally important part in the Association. Learn more about ESPs
and the work they do.
Visit the NEA's ESP page to see videos of support professionals talking about how It's More Than a Job, It's a Career
. Hit the link and scroll down the page to find the videos.
Join the Conversation
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Partners & Affiliated Agencies
Value Added Measures
While VAM is a required measurement of your evaluation, plenty of research shows it to be, “junk science." Take a look inside at what value added measures are really all about.
Protecting Education Pensions
A quick comparison of defined benefit and defined contribution, myth vs. fact, and more resources on your pension. Pensions page.
Learn About the NEA
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