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2014 Election Recommendations

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Guide for Organizing around Teaching & Learning Conditions

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Nov. 4, 2014

ELECTION DAY! For information on voting, visit the Oregon Secretary of State's website. To view OEA's recommendations, go here.


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
Pendleton, OR


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.


Nov. 19, 2014, 12:00–1:30 pm
Using Assessments To Improve Transitions to Kindergarten

This Free webinar offered by REL Northwest explores the successful transition from preschool or other early learning settings into kindergarten. The webinar covers how to integrate kindergarten entry assessments into a comprehensive assessment system to inform teaching practices, and how practical strategies can be used to assess a child’s school readiness for adjustments in instruction to help bridge any gaps.

For more information, contact Fiona Helsel.


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.

OEA 2014 Week of Action

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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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OEA Regional Advocacy Conferences

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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

Upcoming Events

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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.

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Educator Evaluation Workshops

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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
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