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.


Job Vacancy - OEA is now accepting applications for a Legislative and Political Organizing UniServ Specialist. Find all the details on our Careers Page.


Oklahoma Dreamers Webinar: What Educators Need to Know about DACA, 5 p.m. Wednesday, October 18, 2017 -- Log on at 5 p.m. Oct. 18 learn about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program, and what can you do and where can you find resources to help your students and their families. Find call instructions here.

What's Happening Now ...

Oklahoma Election Guide for Oct. 10, 2017

Elections are scheduled for Oct. 10 in 27 counties across Oklahoma, so be sure to make your plan to vote that day. Several school districts have bond elections Tuesday. continue reading...


From Your Counsel

5 Tips for Dealing with violent Students

Associate General Counsel Heath Merchen outlines five things to remember when things turn violent. Read the full article inside.


OEA Magazine

View the June/July 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

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.