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What We Work For

Empowering Educators

Educators deserve ensure strong, fair contracts with school districts and employers so they can focus on what they do best - educating students.

Prioritizing Safe Classrooms

We're committed to helping create safe, welcoming and inclusive school environments through professional learning, policy advocacy, and organizing.

Diversifying the Workforce

Fighting for tools and resources to increase the number of BIPOC educators, so that our schools better reflect the communities they serve

Championing Equity For All

Each student and educator, whether black, brown, or white, must have every opportunity to be the best they can be.

Supporting Professional Growth

Providing and connecting educators to opportunities for continuing education in our professions to best serve students.



Empowering Education Support Professionals

The Oregon Council for Education Support Professionals ensures that the voices of Educational Support Professionals (ESP), or classified employees, within the Oregon Education Association (OEA) are heard. Are you an ESP member? Learn more about opportunities to become active with fellow classified members of your union!