Join us on February 29, 2020 at Clark Hall, Gahanna High School where we will be hosting a Professional development double bill.
Members can choose to attend either the Power Up! professional development conference or the Diversity conference. During the conferences we will also have an engagement fair.
These conferences, as with all of Centrals conferences, are free for all Central OEA members.
Earn CEU’s which can be used toward license renewal, network with colleagues, and Power Up with relevant, timely PD!
Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be provided.
9:30 – 2:00 Sessions
11:30-12:30 Lunch & Engagement Fair
2:15 Closing & evaluations
2:45 (approximately) Networking at Rusty Bucket Register for either conference by following this link.Power Up
There are 6 tracks at the Power Up conference to choose from:
For detailed track descriptions follow the read more button
The theme of this years Diversity conference is Valuing Voices
Read more: Power UP! AND Diversity Conference Double Bill
OEA Women’s Caucus
Contact person: Angela Stewart - chair
We advocate for continuing to improve the working conditions for LGBTQ+ educators across Ohio, as well as advocate for LGBTQ+ youth in public education.
Contact person: Megan List- Chair
Social media: OEA GLBT CaucusOEA Hispanic Caucus
To promote and protect the professional rights, welfare and human rights of Hispanics. To assist Hispanics to assume leadership positions at all levels of OEA. To assist and monitor the OEA with its decision-making policies concerning Hispanics. To continually educate and sensitize the OEA about the needs of Hispanics in Ohio. To advocate excellence in the education of Hispanics in Ohio. To promote the contributions and achievements of Hispanics in Ohio.
Contact person: Linna Jordan- Chair
Facebook: Hispanic Caucus
To fulfill the need for equity as minority educators in today's society, the DLAMC shall:
• Promote understanding of and, advocate for minority concerns and issues
• Facilitate equitable opportunities for minorities within the education profession
• Provide for internal and external networking to achieve common goals
Contact person: Martha Mitchell - President
Website: www.dlamc.groupsite.com OEA BAT Caucus
Mission and vision The OEA BAT Caucus is an active, working caucus, with much of our work done at Representative Assemblies. The OEA BAT Caucus is open to OEA Members who agree with our purpose to:
• Promote and defend public education and our noble professions
• Advance pro-public education policies and lobbying efforts by OEA
• Advocate that educators are the primary experts on their students' needs
• Advance equity through social justice
To join, please complete this form. The link for dues and NEA BAT Caucus form is embedded within it.
Contact person: Brittany Alexander- Chair