Through the Together We're Stronger Campaign, OEA is calling for significant raises for teachers and ESPs, additional funding for public schools, a COLA for retired education employees, and funding for core government services, including raises for all state employees.

First Time Members and Current Members Changing Districts - Join Today!

Joining the Oklahoma Education Association is your best opportunity to protect yourself from liability, to improve public education and to safeguard the future of our children. You have options on how to pay your professional association dues! Also inside, a new EFT FAQ.

NEW! OEA Members can now subscribe to the Oklahoma Observer at big discounts - $10 for a digital subscription, $25 for a print subscription. You can find the promo codes in our Members Only Section. And, read the Observer's August 2017 Back to School issue here!

Members Only

The Members Only section contains exclusive member benefits, member recruitment material and the latest Legislative Updates.

What's Happening Now ...

Fallin's Veto Gives Legislators Another Chance

OEA thanks the governor for her veto and implores legislators to get back to work. Read the full statement inside ...

Special Session Was a Dismal Failure

Pres. Alicia Priest says OEA and its members are extremely disappointed by the failure of the legislature to find new revenue to fund core government services. Read her full statement on the special session inside...

From Your Counsel

Does the district really know you?

Associate General Counsel Tim Melton explains why you should double-check all personal information the district has about you. Read the full article inside.

OEA Magazine

View the Fall 2017 Edition of The Education Focus
OEA members now have the option to receive the monthly Education Focus, via our website rather than by regular mail. Learn more.

Student Program

The Student Oklahoma Education Association is a pre-professional organization of undergraduate and graduate students currently preparing for careers in education. Become a member of OEA's student program today!

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

OEA has a great presence in Social Media. Join us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube.


Partners & Affiliated Agencies

OEA is a founding member of the Oklahoma Education Coalition, a group of education-related associations that work together to improve public education in Oklahoma. You can also find quick links to other education related agencies and organizations, such as the State Department of Education, the Commission for Teacher Preparation, the Oklahoma State and Education Employees Group Insurance Board.

Get on Board with Reading

Look inside for all the details on OEA's 2018 Read Across America Poster Contest. Prizes will be given in four categories - Kindergarten-2nd Grade, 3rd-5th Grade, 6th-8th Grade, and 9th-12th Grade, as well as an overall Best in Show.

Online Professional Development

Preparing for Your Formal Evaluation - A Webinar for New Educators

Make plans to participate in Preparing for Your Formal Observation at 6 p.m. November 13. This webinar is geared toward new teachers through a collaboration between the NEA Center for Organizing, Center for Great Public Schools and the New Ed Campaign. Register today!

DACA Resources

Here is a list of resources for educators, support professionals, students and families about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, also known as DACA. You can also find a link to our Oklahoma Dreamers webinar.

PL Focus webinar

During this pilot year, 25% of all teachers must participate in the development of a focused and individualized program of professional development. Pres. Alicia Priest and Jaycie Smith, Executive Director of TLE State Department of Education, recently conducted a webinar outlining the new evaluation requirement.. You can fina a link to the PL Focus webinar on our Professional Development page.

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

NEANEA Member Benefits
There are many benefits to being a member. Are you ready to register with NEA Member Benefits for the first time?

OEA Leadership

Our leadership is committed to serving you on a daily basis. Click here to learn more or visit the links below.

Executive Officer Bios
Board of Directors
Center for Governance

Oklahoma Retired Educators Association

OREA provides a voice for retired education employees, secures and protects benefits and enhances the quality of life for its members. The organization has chapters all over the state where retired teachers can get involved and work collectively for a better lilfe after leaving the profession. Get active today.