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<br /> OhioSchools<br /> OCTOBER 2018<br /> A PUBLICATION OF THE OHIO EDUCATION ASSOCIATION<br /> Champions of<br /> public education<br /> In the 2018 election, support those<br /> who support our students and<br /> our schools. p14<br /> Inside this issue:<br /> OEA 2018 Election Guide<br /> Candidate for Governor of Ohio<br /> Richard Cordray<br /> Candidate for U.S. Senator<br /> Sherrod Brown<br /> Valued at $7,500<br /> ENTE<br /> R TO WI<br /> N!<br /> EDUCATORS GIVE SO MUCH.<br /> WE'RE GIVING SOMETHING BACK.<br /> We've seen your remarkable dedication firsthand and we're proud to show our appreciation.<br /> So we would like to help you transform your school lounge to extraordinary.<br /> Create a cheerful, restful environment where you can collaborate with colleagues, nurture<br /> your creativity, or just plain catch your breath.<br /> ENTER TODAY<br /> NewSchoolLounge.com/NEA<br /> ©2018<a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=1"> OhioSchools </a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=2"> Valued at $7,500 ENTE R TO WI N! E</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=3"> COVER STORY 14 Champions of education In the</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=4"> PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE 1.7 million reasons your v</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=5"> NOTEBOOK Ohio’s 2018 School Distric</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=6"> Other report card terms and rating categori</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=7"> Hurricane Florence Help for educators impacted by</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=8"> EXTRA CREDIT Work of OEA me</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=9"> Comic strip created by OEA member Chris Pearce (M</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=10"> MAKING THE GRADE </a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=11"> </a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=12"> W hen we think about the promis</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=13"> OEA ON THE WEB MyOEA: It’s back and ready to GO!</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=14"> SUBJECT MATTER OEA Educational Foundation announ</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=15"> The mission encompasses ideas discussed as </a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=16"> </a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=17"> M</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=18"> U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown addresses a Columbus m</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=19"> Pat Bruns, a retired art educator from Nor</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=20"> LEGISLATIVE UPDATE Proposed high school graduatio</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=21"> Dayton, Logan-Hocking school districts seek to in</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=22"> OEA RETIREMENT SYSTEMS UPDATE STRS and SERS post </a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=23"> ASSOCIATION OEA Fall 2018 Representative Assembly</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=24"> Proposed Amendments to the OEA AMENDED AND RESTAT</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=25"> PROPOSAL 2: To amend Bylaw 2-2 of the Ohio Educat</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=26"> OEA District RA and Delegate Briefing Schedule—Fa</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=27"> Help make your local a welcoming place for new ed</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=28"> ASSOCIATION OEA Board of Directors actions Septem</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=29"> 1200.150 – OEA Standards for Special Inte</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=30"> Apply for an OEA Affiliate Grant The OEA Affilia</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=31"> Sweater Season Sweater Season is Sweeter with i</a> <a title="October 2018: Ohio Schools page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/032cd06c?page=32"> </a>