Green Tour

Join the Environmental Concerns Committee on Saturday, April 22, 2017, for our annual Green Tour, at the Edgewater Pavilion and bike ride in the Metroparks. Just minutes from downtown Cleveland, Edgewater Park is located between the Memorial Shoreway (Route 2) and Lake Erie. Meet us at the Upper Edgewater Shelter.

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Preparations Begin for Boston RA

April 17th, 2017

We now have our first list of this year’s NEA delegates from NEOEA. Between now and July, that list will be revised many times, but meanwhile it provides our first opportunity to communicate with our delegates. Here are some early announcements for Northeastern Ohio delegates: Carol Price’s first email to delegates went out on Saturday, April 15. If you’re a delegate, you should have received that email and another from NEOEA on Monday, April 17, substantially similar to this post. If you didn’t, contact Carol at regarding the OEA mailing and Bill Lavezzi at regarding the NEOEA mailing. Once again,

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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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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