January 11, 2014
Transitioning to the Common Core Standards
Learn how to work together in a supportive network to actualize the instructional shifts necessary to implement the Common Core State Standards (CCSS).
Cost: $79, includes 7 PDUs, lunch, and membership to Learning Forward Oregon.
Jan. 24-25, 2014
The Power of Play and the Expressive Arts: Increasing Attachment in Families
Provides participants with expressive arts and play therapy interventions, along with an understanding of the research that supports these interventions.
Workshop content is appropriate for both beginning and seasoned clinicians.
Cost: $225 by 12/19, $250 after, includes 12 CEUs or PDUs. $80 students.
2014 OEA Awards Call for Nominations
Each year OEA recognizes the efforts and achievements of Association members and individuals outside the organization who contribute greatly to public education in Oregon.
Eleven major award categories for Association members and non-members have been adopted by the OEA Board of Directors. In addition, the OEA President bestows special Continue Reading
From writing workshops and the Oregon College Access Network Conference to a three-day symposium e racial disparities and the carceral state — there are lots of (low-cost or free!) opportunities for educators during the month of November.
Head over to the OEA Events page to find out more information about these not-be-missed opportunities. Have an event Continue Reading
The Common Core State Standards for English ELA and Mathematics emphasize improving the quality of student-to-student discourse as a major feature of instruction. The new standards specifically describe the importance of students understanding the reasoning of others and engaging in meaningful conversations using evidence for claims. Yet this type of student-to-student Continue Reading
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
Multiple Measures, including Student Learning and Growth Continue Reading