What's Happening Now ...
The outcome of Monday's Step Up Lobby Day was disappointing, but it's way to early to give up. We still have bills in place to improve public education funding. Read Pres. Alicia Priest’s blog on our OEA Connected page 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 members now have the option to receive the monthly Education Focus
, via our website rather than by regular mail. Learn more.
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.
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Partners & Affiliated Agencies
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.
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 find 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.
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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.