June 2021

Online Licensure Workshop

June 3 9:30 AM – 10:45 AM

OEA is offering a 75-minute Online Licensure Workshop (four dates to choose from) where we will cover some licensure hot topics, important updates and a general overview of the licensure rules. A Question and Answer section will also include a way that you can register for 1-1 ZOOM consultation with…

Start Dates: Refugee Educator Foundations of Practice (REFP) Course, Part One

June 6 All day

This four-week, online course offers educators an opportunity to build background knowledge and develop cultural competence to deepen connections and building conditions for learning in support of their work with students of refugee and migrant backgrounds. Participants will complete one mini-project (from a list of options) for each of the…

Self Care & Wellness for Educators: Building Resiliency During the Pandemic and Beyond

June 10 3:00 AM – 4:00 AM

Being an educator can be intense, and the day-to-day demands can take its toll on one’s ability to thrive and give students the best version of you. Learning about and practicing self-care helps build resilience and is in the best interest of every educator on your campus — from administrators…

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS AS A QUEER WORKER: Oregon Labor Movement’s Pride Celebration

June 10 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Oregon's Labor Movement will celebrate PRIDE virtually this year: Join us on Thursday, June 10 at 6pm on Zoom for a panel discussion of your rights as a Queer worker. Learn about existing laws, proposed legislation, strategies for protecting yourself and your loved ones, organizing, and how all of us…

Know your Rights for Queer Workers: Oregon’s Labor Movement Celebrates Pride

June 10 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Oregon's Labor Movement celebrates PRIDE virtually this year. Join us on Thursday, June 10 at 6pm for a panel discussion of your rights as a Queer worker. Learn about existing laws, proposed legislation, strategies for protecting yourself and your loved ones, organizing, and how we in the Labor Movement can…

Start Date: Exploring Restorative Practices Micro-credential Virtual Learning Community (VLC)

June 12 3:00 AM – 4:00 AM

Educators will learn the foundations of Restorative Practices, analyze and reflect on their current classroom practices, and begin to think of ways to implement restorative practices. Participants will also build a sense of community as educators. This is a foundational level virtual learning community for those with little to no…

Start Dates: Refugee Educator Foundations of Practice (REFP) Course, Part One

June 20 All day

This four-week, online course offers educators an opportunity to build background knowledge and develop cultural competence to deepen connections and building conditions for learning in support of their work with students of refugee and migrant backgrounds. Participants will complete one mini-project (from a list of options) for each of the…

Start Date: Social and Emotional Development in Education (Course)

June 20 All day

Online independent learning Monday, June 21- Friday, August 13, 2021. Class meets virtually Fridays, July 2, 9, 23, August 6, 13, 9-11 a.m. In this course, students will learn about the theoretical and empirical literature on social and emotional learning (SEL). Students will closely examine the role of schools as…

Start Date: Instructional Technology and Online Course Design for Community College Educators

June 20 All day

An 8-week online course designed for community college educators who want to learn how to better design and facilitate online learning in hybrid/hyflex, remote, or online courses. The course, designed and taught by community college members, introduces participants to current online course design methods along with current instructional technology in…

Start Date: Onward Book Study: Cultivating Emotional Resilience in Educators

June 20 All day

In community with other educators, discuss the book, Onward: Cultivating Emotional Resilience in Educators by Elena Aguilar. Onward tackles the problem of educator stress and provides a practical framework for taking the burnout out of teaching. This actionable framework gives you concrete steps toward rediscovering yourself, your energy, and your…

Start Date: The Immigrant Story (Course)

June 28 All day

Tuesdays & Thursdays, June 29-July 22, 2021, 9-11 a.m. Over the last decade, we have watched immigrants victimized endlessly in the news and have seen an increase in nativism in America. As educators, we have the opportunity to change students’ perspective on immigrants by reminding us of our own origin…