Local Leader Supports

To support the work of building local capacity and to add value to Union membership, we have developed several support documents and materials.

The materials listed below are available for immediate download and also available in a print version that will be shipped to you upon request. Please use the button below to be sent to the online form to order printed material.

For questions about these materials, please contact:
Education Policy  Research + Member Advocacy (EPRMA)
eprma@ohea.org   |  614-228-4526   |   800-282-1500


New Teachers Guide

New Teachers Guide




TARGET AUDIENCE: Teachers new to the profession

SUGGESTED USE: New Employee Orientation (NEO), Back-to-School events, Trainings being held for new teachers (classroom management, Resident Educator, Ohio Teacher Evaluation System, etc.), ONE events.
New Education Support Professionals (ESP) Guide

New Education Support Professionals (ESP) Guide




TARGET AUDIENCE: ESPs new to the profession

SUGGESTED USE: NEOs, Back-to-School events, Trainings, etc.
12-Month Guide (Calendar) for Local Leaders

12-Month Guide (Calendar) for Local Leaders




TARGET AUDIENCE: Local Leaders

SUGGESTED USE: Local Development Planning and year-round engagement
OEA-AE Field Guide

OEA-AE Field Guide




TARGET AUDIENCE: Student Teachers

SUGGESTED USE: To connect with Student Teachers in locals and introduce them to the value of membership. A tool to add value to the invitation to Ohio Student Education Association (OSEA) membership.
Worksite Leader Guide

Worksite Leader Guide



TARGET AUDIENCE: Worksite Representatives (Building/Association Representatives)

SUGGESTED USE: Worksite leader training and development
OEA Membership Training Guide

OEA Membership Training Guide




TARGET AUDIENCE: Worksite Representatives, Local Leaders, Organizing Committees, Membership Action Teams

SUGGESTED USE: Membership recruitment, retention, engagement, and new leader identification training and development. This guide is especially helpful to train Local Leaders to be prepared for Back-to-School season and other membership organizing work.
New Educator Campaign Interest Form

New Educator Campaign Interest Form



TARGET AUDIENCE: Local Leaders, Worksite Leaders, Membership Action Teams, Early Career Educators, Potential Members

SUGGESTED USE: Membership recruitment campaigns, membership organizing opportunities, new employee orientations, new hire events, early enrollment campaigns, early career events.

Ohio's New Educator's (ONE) Flyer




TARGET AUDIENCE: Early Career Educators (Those who are within their first 10 years in the profession)

SUGGESTED USE: Use with the New Teacher Guide and the Early Career Educator Leadership Flyer to invite early career educators to membership and connect them to ONE.
Early Career Educator Leadership Flyer

Early Career Educator Leadership Flyer




TARGET AUDIENCE: Early Career Educators (Those who are within their first 10 years in the profession)

SUGGESTED USE: Use in combination with the New Teacher Guide and the ONE Flyer to invite early career educators to membership and connect them to ONE.
OEA-AE Flyer

OEA-AE Flyer




TARGET AUDIENCE: Worksite Representatives, Local Leaders, Organizing Committees, Membership Action Teams, Student Teachers, Aspiring Educators

SUGGESTED USE: Student Teaching Organizing/ Recruitment Campaigns, Student Teaching Cohort events, Aspiring Educator involvement fairs, Aspiring Educator recruitment opportunities.
OEA-AE Enrollment Form

OEA-AE Enrollment Form



TARGET AUDIENCE: Worksite Representatives, Local Leaders, Organizing Committees, Membership Action Teams, Student Teachers, Aspiring Educators

SUGGESTED USE: Student Teaching Organizing/ Recruitment Campaigns, Student Teaching Cohort events, Aspiring Educator involvement fairs, Aspiring Educator recruitment opportunities.
TOP 10 Reasons to Belong Flyer

TOP 10 Reasons to Belong Flyer




TARGET AUDIENCE: Worksite Representatives, Local Leaders, Organizing Committees, Membership Action Teams, New Hires, Potential Members

SUGGESTED USE: Membership recruitment campaigns, membership organizing opportunities, new employee orientations, new hire events, early enrollment campaigns, early-career events

Join Online Flyer




TARGET AUDIENCE: Worksite Representatives, Local Leaders, Organizing Committees, Membership Action Teams, New Hires, Potential Members

SUGGESTED USE: The intended use for this flyer is to promote and drive potential members to OEA’s online enrollment page. It can also be used for membership recruitment campaigns, membership organizing opportunities, new employee orientations, new hire events, early enrollment campaigns, early career events.
Why Join Flyer

Why Join Flyer




TARGET AUDIENCE: Worksite Representatives, Local Leaders, Organizing Committees, Membership Action Teams, New Hires, Potential Members

SUGGESTED USE: Membership recruitment campaigns, membership organizing opportunities, new employee orientations, new hire events, early enrollment campaigns, early-career events

Why Join Flyer (CUSTOMIZABLE)



TARGET AUDIENCE: Worksite Representatives, Local Leaders, Organizing Committees, Membership Action Teams, New Hires, Potential Members

SUGGESTED USE: Membership recruitment campaigns, membership organizing opportunities, new employee orientations, new hire events, early enrollment campaigns, early career events.

NOTE: Download this PowerPoint Template to customize a flyer specifically for your local. Certain elements in the PowerPoint template can be branded for each local.

Free College Benefit – Associates Degree




TARGET AUDIENCE: All members and their families

SUGGESTED USE: This flyer is for OEA’s Free College Benefit: Associate’s Degree through Eastern Gateway. The flyer can be used in Membership recruitment campaigns, membership organizing opportunities, new employee orientations, new hire events, early enrollment campaigns, early career events, etc.

Free College Benefit – Bachelors Degree




TARGET AUDIENCE: All members and their families

SUGGESTED USE: This flyer is for OEA’s Free College Benefit: Bachelor’s Degree through Central State. The flyer can be used in Membership recruitment campaigns, membership organizing opportunities, new employee orientations, new hire events, early enrollment campaigns, early career events, etc.


NEA Member Benefit Flyer – K12




TARGET AUDIENCE: All K12 members

SUGGESTED USE: Document can be used in membership campaigns to help show members and potential members the value of belonging to the union

NEA Member Benefit Flyer – ESP




TARGET AUDIENCE: All ESP members

SUGGESTED USE: Document can be used in membership campaigns to help show members and potential members the value of belonging to the union
NEA Member Benefit Flyer – Higher ED

NEA Member Benefit Flyer – Higher ED




TARGET AUDIENCE: All Higher Education members

SUGGESTED USE: Document can be used in membership campaigns to help show members and potential members the value of belonging to the union
NEA Member Benefit Flyer – Retired

NEA Member Benefit Flyer – Retired




TARGET AUDIENCE: All Retired members

SUGGESTED USE: Document can be used in membership campaigns to help show members and potential members the value of belonging to the union
NEA Member Benefit Flyer – Aspiring Educator

NEA Member Benefit Flyer – Aspiring Education




TARGET AUDIENCE: Aspiring Educators

SUGGESTED USE: Document can be used in membership campaigns to help show members and potential members the value of belonging to the union
NEA Member Benefit Flyer – New Member

NEA Member Benefit Flyer – New Member




TARGET AUDIENCE: All new members

SUGGESTED USE: Document can be used in membership campaigns to help show members and potential members the value of belonging to the union
Managing Student Loan Debt

NEA Member Benefit Flyer – Managing Student Loan Debt




TARGET AUDIENCE: All members and their families

SUGGESTED USE: Document can be used in membership campaigns to help show members and potential members the value of belonging to the union

NEA Certificate of Insurance Liability Brochure and Card


TARGET AUDIENCE: Description to come

SUGGESTED USE: Description to come

Updated June 30, 2021