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Statement from OEA President on the Legislature’s Failure to Raise Revenue

“Once again, the Oregon legislature has failed to address the…

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Public Education Advocates Moving Forward with Education Investment Ballot Measures

SALEM, OR — Public education advocates are taking an important…

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OEA Helps Block Voucher Bill from Advancing in Oregon Legislature

44,000 members strong, the Oregon Education Association is…

NEA-RA: Raise Your Hand for Public Education

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Oregon educators joined their colleagues from across the nation in Atlanta during the first week of July to supercharge the drive for public education and student success.

At the National Education Association's Annual Meeting and Representative Assembly, a day focused on professional rejuvenation and educator empowerment with the kick-off of the new “Raise Your Hand for Public Education” Campaign. Dynamic and respected educators—from the classroom and from the research community—shared creative and concrete ideas to boost student achievement. Collaboration and empowerment were the dominant themes of the day.

Other noteworthy items from the 2013 NEA-RA include: