STRS Pre-Retirement Seminar — Dec. 11th

The Capital District will be hosting their fourth annual retirement seminar for members who are nearing retirement on Tuesday, Dec. 11, on the seventh floor of the State Teachers Retirement System (STRS) building, 275 E. Broad St. This event is limited to the first 80 respondents who respond.

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HB 318: Discipline Changes

One of the last pieces of legislation the Ohio General Assembly approved before adjourning for the summer recess was House Bill 318. It was originally introduced in 2017 with the purpose of establishing qualification and training guidelines for School Resource Officers. In June, the Senate Education Committee amended HB 318 to include provisions from an unrelated and separate Senate bill. The bill was signed into law by Ohio’s governor and took effect on Nov. 2, 2018.

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Teacher Day is May 3

Tuesday, May 3, is National Teacher Day. The entire week (May 2-6) National Teacher Appreciation Week, sponsored by the National Education Association and the National PTA.

CEA recognizes the crucial role teachers play in making sure every child receives a quality public education and hopes administrators will take the time to convey to parents and the community the hard work educators do each day to make public schools great for every child. Have some fun with this special day and post these on your social media about a teacher who impacted YOU:

  • A picture of yourself with your favorite teacher, past or present;
  • A picture of your child with his or her teacher;
  • A picture of yourself holding a piece of paper with a simple message saying “Thank You!” to a teacher.