Featured Affiliate Resources

Charles A. Glatt/Human and Civil Rights Award

The purpose of this award is to recognize achievements in human relations and related intercultural activities throughout the state of Ohio that impact upon children, communities, the educational process, and/or the United Education Profession. Current association staff members are not …

OEA Awards and Scholarships

OEA is pleased to celebrate, honor, and reward the OEA is pleased to celebrate, outstanding work of our members, affiliates and individuals who have made special contributions to the improvement of public education. Awards are presented at the OEA Awards …

Student-Centered Advocacy Grant Opportunity

Deadline: October 15, 2017 We are pleased to announce that NEA’s Collective Bargaining and Member Advocacy Department (CBMA) is now accepting applications for its 2017-2018 Student-Centered Advocacy Grants. Grants will be awarded to affiliates to design and implement student-centered initiatives …

Featured Professional Resources

Register now for the Advocacy and Organizing Institute

2018 will bring many changes to our local associations and their role within public education. OEA locals will have new opportunities and challenges in advocating for positive change for their members and the students they serve. Whether you are a custodian, professor, teacher, or other education employee, your ability to have an impact on public education for your members and students rests in your ability to advocate and organize.

ESP webinar: Building Capacity to Fight Privatization

There is an old saying, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”. In terms of protecting our members from privatization, prevention has a better record of success than trying to “cure” privatization once a service has been put up for bid. This webinar is designed to give locals an ounce of prevention and more.
Privatization is not slowing down. In recent years, we have seen ESP career families, such as paraeducators, that we used to assume were safe from privatization, come under attack.

2018 Paraeducators Conference

2018 NRCP Conference April 27-29, 2018 ~ Seattle, Washington   NEA and the Washington Education Association are proudly co-sponsoring the 34th Annual National Resource Center for Paraeducators Conference, which is taking place at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Seattle Airport, …

Featured Scholarships and Awards

Paul Swaddling Peace and International Relations Award

The purpose of this award is to recognize individual members who have furthered the cause of peace and international understanding. The award will be presented at the OEA Spring Representative Assembly. For additional information, please contact OEA Education Policy, Research …

Charles A. Glatt/Human and Civil Rights Award

The purpose of this award is to recognize achievements in human relations and related intercultural activities throughout the state of Ohio that impact upon children, communities, the educational process, and/or the United Education Profession. Current association staff members are not …

Holloways /Human and Civil Rights Award

The purpose of this award is to recognize achievements in human relations and related intercultural activities throughout the state of Ohio that impact upon children, communities, the educational process, and/or the United Education Profession. Current association staff members are not …