Oct. 11, 2014
Week of Action Kick-Off
Kesey Square, Eugene
12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Come celebrate the students of Oregon - pre-K through graduate school - and learn how to join in the movement to create the schools our students deserve.
Oct. 12-18, 2014
OEA WEEK OF ACTION
Oct. 18, 2014
Creativity and Wellness Conference
Held at Marylhurst University, learn about the benefits of creativity for wellness and learning.
Oct. 18, 2014
7th Annual NW Teaching for Social Justice Conference
This conference offers the opportunity for participants to build social justice networks of people, knowledge, and resources. Hundreds of progressive and activist oriented educators will attend to present and participate workshops on teaching social justice and social justice education policy and community organizing. The keynote speaker this will be Enid Lee, a key figure in anti-racist and anti-bias education.
Madison High School
2735 NE 82nd Ave.
Portland, Oregon 97220
Oct. 19, 2014
Quality Schools Festival:
Creating the Schools Our Students Deserve
Join educators, parents, students and community members on Oct. 19 from Noon-3 p.m. at Portland Pioneer Square. Key talking points for this event are: students are more than a test score; strong schools build strong communities, and our students deserve to be a funding priority. There will be student performers, informational booths, activities for kids, food and fun.
Oct. 24-25, 2014
Valley Regional Advocacy Conference
Eugene Hilton, 66 E 6th Ave, Eugene
Mark your calendars and save the date for this fall’s Mid-Valley Regional Conference to be held at the Eugene Hilton. Download Registration Form.
Oct. 25, 2014, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Beyond Learning Styles and Diagnoses: Effective Learning Strategies for Teaching Children
Creative Roots, 2277 NW Irving Street, Portland OR
Learn about the limitations of labels and protocols, and how educators and administrators can implement effective learning strategies to meet the needs of kids.
$85 non-credit, contact for PSU credit.
Nov 14-15, 2014
ORTESOL Fall Conference
The theme of the ORTESOL 2014 Fall Conference, “Voices of Oregon: Students and Teachers Speak Out,” provides an opportunity to showcase the knowledge and expertise of Oregon’s teachers and students. Attendees can choose from over 20 K-12-related sessions ranging from teaching strategies to policy updates.
Location: Portland Community College, Sylvania Campus, Portland, OR.
Nov. 15, 2014
Eastern Oregon Regional Advocacy Conference
Blue Mountain Community College
Nov. 17-21, 2014
American Education Week
American Education Week—November 17-21, 2014—presents all Americans with a wonderful opportunity to celebrate public education and honor individuals who are making a difference in ensuring that every child receives a quality education. The weeklong celebration features a special observance each day of the week.Go here for more.
Jan. 12, 2015
OEA Legislative Training Day for OEA Political Activists
Mar. 7, 2015
OEA Education Symposium
Mar. 23, 2015
OEA Statewide Lobby Day
Save the date for OEA's fourth-annual OEA Symposium on Transforming Public Education in Oregon.
April 17-18, 2015
OEA Representative Assembly
Check back regularly to the OEA-RA Page for updates.