NEOEA Spring Rep. Assembly

The NEOEA Spring Representative Assembly will be Saturday, March 25, at Nordonia High School.

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Reflecting on the Past and Preparing for the Future by NEOEA President Jeff Wensing

January 17th, 2017

The 2016 election season has come and gone leaving some to mourn and others to celebrate. Regardless of which camp you are in, it’s time to ponder what the future may hold for our profession and our students. It’s time to take inventory as to what the next steps might be if we have any interest in preserving public education as we know it, which has long been considered one of the bedrocks upon which our country was founded. Remember Friedrichs v. California Teachers’ Association? Many believed the United States Supreme Court was prepared to rule against organized labor until

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Friday, July 8: Breaking Camp

July 8th, 2016

We “broke camp” today. Ohio delegates started their post-RA travels: some to planes back home, some to vacations on the eastern seaboard, and about half of NEOEA’s delegates to our chartered buses. Our passengers gathered in the lobby of the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel and left a few minutes after 8:00 AM, arriving in Garfield Heights about 3:30 PM. (It was great that we could include in our group several guests of NEOEA delegates and several delegates from other districts.) It’s easier to put things in perspective after the RA, and for me some of that perspective came from conversations with delegates, either over dinner last night or

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Notes from Camp: Thursday, July 7

July 7th, 2016

Today was the last day of our DC adventure. We heard from the National Teacher of the Year and honored NEA’s Friends of Education. Delegates finished processing the last of the New Business Items and approved the organization’s budget. The National Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, teaches history at John F. Kennedy High School in Waterbury, Connecticut. She was named National Teacher of the Year in April by the Council of School State Officers and will spend the 2016-17 school year traveling the country on behalf of public schools. She began her speech with a shout out to NEA and an acknowledgment of the role of

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Our next NEOEA Day is Friday, October 13, 2017!

NEOEA Day represents your dues dollars at work. Attending NEOEA Day programs, most of which provide growth opportunities at lower-than-usual prices, is an excellent way to get some of your NEOEA dues dollars back! For more information, click the link below.

NEOEA Day Page