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High Stakes Testing Emphasis Disappointing
Legislators are considering two bills to soften the severity of the Reading Sufficiency Act as testing season begins in Oklahoma schools. continue reading...
Gracias. Merci. Danke. Thank You.
Thank you to everyone who made March 31 a great day for public education. Read Pres. Linda Hampton's latest blog, Simply Said ... By Linda.
What Does Proper Testing Look Like?
The Oklahoma Education Association put together a blue ribbon panel of experts – all teachers, most of whom are National Board Certified – to discuss “What does proper testing look like?” See the results of their day-long conversation 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.
The Oklahoma Education Coalition Rally Professional Development is still available inside. Also, take a few minutes to complete the rally evaluation survey.
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Session webinars - Writing Across the Curriculum, Project-Based Learning and Literacy Across the Curriculum - have all been archived and can be watched when most convention. You will find links to the webinars in our Members Only section.
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.
Join the Conversation
OEA has a great presence in Social Media. Join us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube.
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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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