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2019 Spring OEA Rep. Assembly Highlights

Video highlights from the OEA Representative Assembly — May 10-11, 2019 — Including “My Story, My Struggle" by Sophia Jeng; "Suffocating on AIR" by the Flow Family; and, the retirement recognition of Pres. Becky Higgins.

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Ohio Senate Testimony: the Proposed Graduation Requirements’ Amendment

OEA is opposed to the amendment as it is currently written. Students should be able to demonstrate what they know in ways other than a standardized test. A child is more than a test score. Ohio’s graduation requirements should reflect this as well.

WNCI 97.9FM Teacher Appreciation Party — May 30th

School's (almost) out for summer!! Time to celebrate with Dave & Jimmy of WNCI 98.7FM's Morning Show at Flannagan's Dublin, 6835 Caine Rd, in Columbus

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Opinion Column: House bill could be antidote for ‘test distress’

The Testing Reduction Act (House Bill 239) sponsored by Reps. Gayle Manning, R-North Ridgeville, and Erica Crawley, D-Columbus, is bipartisan legislation that makes important changes to Ohio law to reduce state-required testing. OEA strongly supports this legislation.

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OEA Delegates Elect New President And Vice President

The OEA the state’s largest public employee union, have elected Scott DiMauro to a three-year term as President, and Jeff Wensing to a three-year term as Vice President. Both will take office on July 15, 2019.

2018-2019 Member Resource Guide

Thank you for your membership, your voice, and your commitment to education. As an OEA member you have access to an array of benefits and services at the local, state and national levels.

2019 Retirement Board Training Scholarships Available

The OEA sponsors scholarships for members interested in pursuing seats on the STRS, OPERS, or the SERS retirement systems' boards. Applications are due July 12, 2019.

2019-20 OEA Treasurer Workshops
2019-2020 Treasurer’s Workshop Dates

The workshops are designed for new Local Treasurers as well as experienced treasurers who want a refresher. Other local officers are also welcome attend. OEA Treasurer Mark Hill will facilitate the workshops

OEA/NEA MEMBER-ONLY BENEFITS
Your OEA membership is there to support you in the important, life-changing work that you’re doing. Visit OEA ACCESS to unlock even more dining, travel, auto, retail, and recreational discounts.


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Download the 2018-2019 Master Calendar

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Fri 24
Thu 30
Jun 14
Jun 18

Local Presidents’ Training

June 18 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Jul 19

MLTP — July 19-20th

July 19 - July 20
Jul 24
Aug 17

Columbus Crew SC V. Toronto FC – Aug. 17th

August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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