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.
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.
NEW! Check out the picture highlight reel above from the 2014 OEA Week of Action! See a picture you'd like to download? Head over to our Flickr album, where we've compiled all of the Week of Action pictures - from LaGrande to Portland - for your enjoyment and local use.
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This fall, OEA members will have the opportunity to build new skills and strengthen connections with other educators in your region. The trainings offered at OEA's Regional Advocacy Conferences cover a variety of subjects including building power through contract negotiations, effective communications, engaging new members in the union, and gaining Continue Reading
From attending the OEA-PIE convention, where delegates works to elect pro-education candidates to public office, to OEA’s Symposium on Transformation in Public Education — there are lots of (low-cost or free!) opportunities for educators.
Designed to support district teams working together to implement local evaluation and support systems, the Educator Evaluation workshops will provide hands-on training, technical assistance and coaching, including important guidance on:
Collaboratively designing a quality system for professional growth