Topic: Legislative issues and political action

OEA Lobby Day

Make your voices heard on June 2nd

Legislative Watch – April 11, 2022

HB 616 Introduced: Doubles-Down on “Divisive Concepts” Prohibitions; Adds “Don’t Say Gay”

April – May 2022 Ohio Schools

Prioritizing Student Health – When COVID-19 threatened those under his care, district school nurse David Pryer made sure Allen East students, teachers, and staff could return to school safely

OEA denounces House Bill 616

Ohio Education Association denounces House Bill 616, vows to continue fight to ensure students have freedom to learn and thrive

Tell the US Department of Education to stop funding for-profit charter schools

The US Department of Education is considering changing the standards for charter schools to accept federal grant money, and it is accepting public comment on the proposal through April 13th. Help take action by sending a comment to the Department of Education.

Call for Testimony Opposing HB 327

Call for Testimony Opposing HB 327 We are receiving indications that the House State & Local Government Committee may hear and vote on this bill very soon, though official notice only has to be posted within 24 hours of the …

February – March 2022 Ohio Schools

Pathways to Success – Educational Pathways program aims to set future teachers up for success

OEA condemns latest version of House Bill 327

Ohio Education Association condemns latest version of House Bill 327, vows to continue fight to give Ohio’s children an honest education

Backpack Bill would come at enormous cost

The Ohio Education Association (OEA) is sounding the alarm about the grievous consequences House Bill 290 – known as the Backpack Bill — would bring for Ohio’s children and communities. HB 290 would drive a massive hole in the state budget with little accountability for the money, all while leading to greater racial segregation and worse student outcomes, OEA leaders warn.

Turning the corner on school funding

Now that the Fair School Funding Plan has been passed and funds are being distributed through it, the OEA is looking for member stories on how it has made a difference in students’ lives and other district needs. Please fill …

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