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<br /> OhioSchools<br /> october 2014<br /> A PUBLICATION Of The OhIO eDUCATION ASSOCIATION<br /> Anyla White, a student in<br /> christina Wilson-Gunn’s<br /> class at trotwood-Madison’s<br /> early Learning center, enjoys<br /> breakfast before school begins.<br /> Food for thought<br /> Through the School Breakfast Program, Education<br /> Support Professionals and teachers are helping ensure<br /> that students have a healthy start to the school day p16<br /> Inside this issue:<br /> OEA 2014 Election Guide<br /> You could read all of this …<br /> or you could visit our online<br /> Retirement Planning Center.<br /> Exclusively for NEA members, the complimentary, one-stop<br /> Retirement Planning Center offers all this and more:<br /> Timely tips and articles tailored to your life stage,<br /> whether you're already retired or just starting to plan.<br /> FREE monthly Kiplinger's Retirement Reports.<br /> They're a $40 value each year.<br /> The NEA Retir<a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=1"> OhioSchools october 2014 A PUBLICATION Of The OhI</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=2"> You could read all of this … or you could</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=3"> COVER STORY 16 food for thought through the </a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=4"> PRESIDENT’S MeSSAGe elections have consequences Y</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=5"> NoTEbook photo by Russ</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=6"> The district’s questionable tactics have al</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=7"> New PDK/Gallup poll shows increased skepticism ov</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=8"> OEA, Innovation Ohio launch KnowYourcharter.com w</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=9"> AMERICAN EDUCATION WEEK 2014 </a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=10"> ExTRA creDIt OhioSchools create a cover contest</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=11"> Hey, students! celebrate black History Month with</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=12"> OeA Gay, Lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLbt)</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=13"> Every year, since 1967, NEA has honored human and</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=14"> MAkING tHe GrADe Indian river educator named 2014</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=15"> fEATuRE Support public education in Ohio with you</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=16"> ElECTIoN 2014 OEA members seek elected office in</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=17"> John Patterson candidate for House District 99 </a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=18"> CovER StorY food for thought THROUGH THE SCHOOL</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=19"> Kindergarten student Mikayla Robertson enjoys bre</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=20"> Marlon Howard, Trotwood’s Director of Operations </a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=21"> </a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=22"> Thirty years later, champion of Ohio’s Collective</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=23"> SubJECT MAtter Natalie Moore (Reynoldsbu</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=24"> 2015 cOLLectIVe bArGAINING cONFereNce cOUrSe SeSS</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=25"> ASSoCIATIoN OEA Fall 2014 Representative Assemb</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=26"> OeA Board of Directors actions At its meeting hel</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=27"> OEA District RA and Delegate Briefing Schedule— f</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=28"> OeA staff news Laura Rakay joined the OEA Septemb</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=29"> </a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=30"> finneytown Association of Support Personnel: “Rea</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=31"> Our promise: To support those who support our chi</a> <a title="October 2014 Ohio Schools page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ac9bd2fc?page=32"> AtteNtIoN PoStMASter: PLeASe DeLIver No LAter tHA</a>