What's Happening Now
Education's Oliver Twist Moment
Every year, we step up for Oklahoma's students and ask, "Please, sir, I want some more" funding for public schools. Since 2008, the response is the same as what Oliver Twist received to his request. Read Pres. Linda Hampton's latest blog entry at Simply Said...With Linda inside.
Common Core Implementation Needs Adjustment
Pres. Linda Hampton outlined OEA's concerns for Common Core State Standards at a press conference today. See the complete OEA statement in our Media Center.
OEA members now have the option to receive the monthly Education Focus
, via our website rather than by regular mail. Learn more.
Download a copy of the resolution.
Literacy Across the Curriculum Webinar
Registration is now open for OEA’s third Targeted Skill Session webinar, Literacy Across the Curriculum for OAS/CCSS. Adria Smith will present the webinar from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, March 8.
OEA members, register here (free, but you will need your OEA membership number to register). Nonmembers ($150), register here.
Common Core Professional Development
The OEA Common Core State Standards Cadre is now accepting requests for professional development. The Cadre, comprised of some of our state's most accomplished teachers, offers a variety of workshops that will prepare a faculty for the new standards. See the details inside.
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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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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