A PUBLICATION OF THE OHIO EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
Michelle Riedinger, an aide
for Northwestern Local Schools
in Springfield, talks with an
attendee at the annual Senior
Citizens Dinner hosted by the
Northwestern Association of
Throughout Ohio, OEA members are
making a meaningful difference for their
students, schools, and communities.
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PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE Lessons learned WE MUST COM
NOTEBOOK WHAT WE LEARNED FROM THE 2018
legislators were immediately persuaded to invoke
MAKING THE GRADE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION Doug Kel
A-Wish $500 each. Make-A- Wish works
Members focus on VALUING COLLABORATION at OEA tra
leadership and student success. Then, using Open
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Doris L. Allen Minority Caucus hosts 44th Annual
SUBJECT MATTER Eric Liu is an author, educator, a
2019 Advocacy & Organizing Institute Sessions Thi
COVER STORY Community connections T
photos Jehan Daughtery, Tim Revell and Bre Sambuc
(above) Northwestern ASE and Northwestern TA memb
De Leon created the FORT store— which stand
LEGISLATIVE UPDATE Legislature votes to EXTEND a
who hold a bachelor’s degree in n
FIGHT FOR THE FUTURE of Public Education OEA me
RETIREMENT SYSTEMS UPDATE Retirement Systems Upda
OEA Fall 2018 Representative Assembly Jean Minni
Jerry Oberhaus Centennial High School
Patricia Levingston, Cheryl Bean, Rebecca Cashell
Karen Linch Brenda Ames, Reb
OEA Board of Directors actions At i
OEA Board of Directors actions In a December 13 c
HELP make your local a welcoming place for new ed
Experience More, PAY LESS. There are no reserva