October 2020

ODE Fall 2020 Interim Assessment Series - Session 5: Accessing Data from the Interim Assessment System

October 2 1:00 AM – 2:00 AM

The Oregon Statewide Assessment System has three components: summative assessments, designed for accountability purposes; interim assessments, designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year; and formative assessment practices, designed to support classroom-based formative assessment processes. The Oregon Balanced Assessment Graphic (PDF) displays the relationship between these components, the Oregon…

Permission To Feel for Kids: How Adults can Support Children in Managing Emotions During Challenging Times

October 2 3:00 AM – 4:00 AM

Research shows that children are experiencing a range of unpleasant emotions right now, including anxiety, frustration, and boredom. As the adults raising and teaching children, it’s critical to make space for their feelings and to support them in discovering the strategies that work best for them. In this session, Dr.…

How Technology Will Reshape the Way We Learn, Work, and Thrive

October 3 2:00 AM – 3:00 AM

OEA Choice Trust Fall Webinar Series Join futurist Steve Brown for an eye-opening journey into the future of work, education, and healthcare as we learn how new technologies, including artificial intelligence, 5G networks, augmented reality, sensors and other technologies, will reshape our lives in the coming decade. Learn how intelligence…

ODE Fall 2020 Interim Assessment Series - Session 4: How to Administer Interim Assessments

October 5 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

The Oregon Statewide Assessment System has three components: summative assessments, designed for accountability purposes; interim assessments, designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year; and formative assessment practices, designed to support classroom-based formative assessment processes. The Oregon Balanced Assessment Graphic (PDF) displays the relationship between these components, the Oregon…

Oregon History Day Educator Webinar

October 5 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Introduction to Project-Based Online History Curriculum Oregon History Day, an affiliate of the National History Day® program, is a transformative and inspirational project-based curriculum for teachers and students in grades 6–12. Last year, both programs went virtual for the first time ever, providing students with continuous, high quality learning even…

ODE Fall 2020 Interim Assessment Series - Session 6: Formative Assessment Practices and Tools for Teachers

October 7 1:00 AM – 2:00 AM

The Oregon Statewide Assessment System has three components: summative assessments, designed for accountability purposes; interim assessments, designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year; and formative assessment practices, designed to support classroom-based formative assessment processes. The Oregon Balanced Assessment Graphic (PDF) displays the relationship between these components, the Oregon…

A (Re)introduction to Social and Emotional Learning: CASEL’s Definition and Framework

October 9 3:00 AM – 4:00 AM

CASEL first introduced the term “social and emotional learning” (SEL) 26 years ago. Since then, SEL has evolved and is now thought of as an integral part of education and development. Our collective understanding of the why, what, and how of SEL continues to grow. Whether you are new to…

ODE Fall 2020 Interim Assessment Series - Session 3B (Math): Using Interim Assessments During Instruction

October 12 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

The Oregon Statewide Assessment System has three components: summative assessments, designed for accountability purposes; interim assessments, designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year; and formative assessment practices, designed to support classroom-based formative assessment processes. The Oregon Balanced Assessment Graphic (PDF) displays the relationship between these components, the Oregon…

How Districts Can Support Meaningful Learning Through Performance Assessments

October 13 5:00 AM – 6:00 AM

Educators need ways to assess student learning that can also support students’ higher-order thinking skills, help improve teachers’ instructional practices, and give young people a chance to demonstrate college and career readiness. In this webinar, three district leaders will discuss how they supported the implementation of performance assessments, how they…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 13 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

ODE Fall 2020 Interim Assessment Series - Session 3A (ELA): Using Interim Assessments During Instruction

October 14 1:00 AM – 2:00 AM

The Oregon Statewide Assessment System has three components: summative assessments, designed for accountability purposes; interim assessments, designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year; and formative assessment practices, designed to support classroom-based formative assessment processes. The Oregon Balanced Assessment Graphic (PDF) displays the relationship between these components, the Oregon…

Becoming Trauma Informed in Education

October 14 2:00 AM – 8:30 AM

School districts all across the valley are working to incorporate a trauma-informed perspective in their practices to enhance the educational experience for children. This training reviews how traumatic stress impacts children's and adolescents’ daily functioning and how modifying educational practices help empower students to self-identify triggers and work to manage…

OEA Mediation Network Fall Webinar Series

October 14 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Dealing with Difficult People While Remaining Professional Working on any team can be difficult. In this webinar you’ll learn how to manage conflict in your workplace while remaining professional and maintaining your working relationship. Register now!

UO Labor Education and Research Center Fall Webinar Series

October 14 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Workers are at a political and economic crossroads in society amidst a growing wealth gap while unions are under attack. The reality of worker’s rights under siege requires a new form of worker advocacy and renewed activism, which puts the community and workplace at the center of the social and…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 14 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 15 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

ODE Fall 2020 Interim Assessment Series - Session 2: Interim Assessment Overview

October 16 1:00 AM – 2:00 AM

The Oregon Statewide Assessment System has three components: summative assessments, designed for accountability purposes; interim assessments, designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year; and formative assessment practices, designed to support classroom-based formative assessment processes. The Oregon Balanced Assessment Graphic (PDF) displays the relationship between these components, the Oregon…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 16 All day

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

OEA Fall Seminar Series: Basic Bargaining

October 17 2:00 AM – 3:15 AM

Basic Bargaining: Getting Ready (85 minutes) No prior experience or training required In this interactive session, we will address the tasks you need to accomplish before you begin preparing your proposal: determining the scope of your bargaining, assigning roles and responsibilities, setting bargaining goals and timelines, and developing your communications…

OEA Fall Seminar Series: Basic Bargaining - Preparing Your Proposals

October 17 3:30 AM – 5:00 AM

Basic Bargaining: Preparing Your Proposals (85 minutes) No prior experience or training required Participants in this session will discover how to determine what ideas to include in your initial proposal. You will use an OEA tool to review your current contract, create member survey questions that will provide constructive feedback,…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 17 All day

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

ODE Fall 2020 Interim Assessment Series - Session 6: Formative Assessment Practices and Tools for Teachers

October 19 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

The Oregon Statewide Assessment System has three components: summative assessments, designed for accountability purposes; interim assessments, designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year; and formative assessment practices, designed to support classroom-based formative assessment processes. The Oregon Balanced Assessment Graphic (PDF) displays the relationship between these components, the Oregon…

OEA Fall Seminar Series: Basic Representation - Communicating at Work

October 20 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Basic Representation: Communicating at Work (60 minutes) No prior experience or training required In this short webinar, you will learn how to map out your worksite, develop a process for promoting two-way communications between your colleagues and your local leaders, and establish a schedule for meeting with your administrator. We…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 20 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

ODE Fall 2020 Interim Assessment Series - Session 4: How to Administer Interim Assessments

October 21 1:00 AM – 2:00 AM

The Oregon Statewide Assessment System has three components: summative assessments, designed for accountability purposes; interim assessments, designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year; and formative assessment practices, designed to support classroom-based formative assessment processes. The Oregon Balanced Assessment Graphic (PDF) displays the relationship between these components, the Oregon…

UO Labor Education and Research Center Fall Webinar Series

October 21 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Workers are at a political and economic crossroads in society amidst a growing wealth gap while unions are under attack. The reality of worker’s rights under siege requires a new form of worker advocacy and renewed activism, which puts the community and workplace at the center of the social and…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 21 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

OEA Fall Seminar Series: Recruiting and Engaging New Hires in a Digital World

October 22 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

We know that zoom burnout is a challenge, and that educators are feeling isolated. We will share ideas of ways to offer valuable connections with members including a focus on relational connections to new hires. Participants will hear success stories from local leaders from this fall’s virtual membership season as…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 22 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 23 All day

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

OEA Fall Seminar Series: Bargaining Racial Equity

October 24 2:00 AM – 5:00 AM

Participants will explore concrete organizing strategies to promote racial equity for students and members. Using a case study and small group discussion, we will explore how to create a membership consensus to highlight equity proposals, recruit community allies, and determine bargaining priorities. This workshop is particularly appropriate for local leadership,…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 24 All day

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

ODE Fall 2020 Interim Assessment Series - Session 5: Accessing Data from the Interim Assessment System

October 26 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

The Oregon Statewide Assessment System has three components: summative assessments, designed for accountability purposes; interim assessments, designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year; and formative assessment practices, designed to support classroom-based formative assessment processes. The Oregon Balanced Assessment Graphic (PDF) displays the relationship between these components, the Oregon…

Student Voices: Perspectives on Antiracism in Schools

October 27 4:00 AM – 5:30 AM

Antiracist education is a relatively new construct, but related research offers insight into promising practices for advancing antiracist education, including critically engaging young people around issues related to race. Successful antiracist education also requires a whole-school approach that aligns policies, practices, curricula, and the attitudes of individuals within an ethos…

OEA Fall Seminar Series: Basic Representation - Influencing Your Administrator

October 27 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

In this short webinar, we will discuss the following strategies to leverage your relationship with your administrator to effect positive change: adapting techniques to match different administrator personalities, using evidence to support your argument, and finding equal footing with your supervisor. We will also discuss how to accomplish these tasks…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 27 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

ODE Fall 2020 Interim Assessment Series - Session 6: Formative Assessment Practices and Tools for Teachers

October 28 1:00 AM – 2:00 AM

The Oregon Statewide Assessment System has three components: summative assessments, designed for accountability purposes; interim assessments, designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year; and formative assessment practices, designed to support classroom-based formative assessment processes. The Oregon Balanced Assessment Graphic (PDF) displays the relationship between these components, the Oregon…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 28 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

Online Licensure Workshop

October 29 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

OEA is offering a 60-minute Online Licensure Workshop 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 OEA Staff Liaison to TSPC,…

OEA Fall Seminar Series: Self Care in Challenging Times

October 29 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Practicing self-care and building educator resilience is a challenge under the best of circumstances. When working in a virtual environment during a worldwide pandemic, how do we ensure that we are taking the time we need to care for ourselves and practice resiliency? In this course, we will learn high…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 29 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…

ODE Fall 2020 Interim Assessment Series - Session 3B (Math): Using Interim Assessments During Instruction

October 30 1:00 AM – 2:00 AM

The Oregon Statewide Assessment System has three components: summative assessments, designed for accountability purposes; interim assessments, designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year; and formative assessment practices, designed to support classroom-based formative assessment processes. The Oregon Balanced Assessment Graphic (PDF) displays the relationship between these components, the Oregon…

Get Out the Vote! Campaign Volunteer Phonebank

October 30 All day

Our vote is our voice! If you would like to volunteer to phonebank for candidates at the statewide and national level, sign up for a shift or two! Once you have signed up, a member of the OEA Government Relations team will reach out to you to let you know…