Seeking to have a voice, 90 percent of faculty voted to form a union with OFT.More
The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) offers perhaps the greatest opportunity of our careers to influence how education is changed for the better in Ohio. OFT members must share your ideas and expertise with OFT so we can inform how the new laws are implemented to redefine public education.
AFT President Randi Weingarten on July 18 delivered a forceful case for Hillary Clinton, while hailing the 100-year-old union as a vehicle empowering our more than 1.6 million workers at the bargaining table and the ballot box.
The elimination of federal requirements around "highly qualified" designations does not impact the state's rule that teachers in core subjects continue to meet the "highly qualified" requirement.
Proposed revisions to Ohio’s Learning Standards in English language arts and math are available for public comment through Aug. 1. It is important that OFT members who are educators share your expertise in reviewing the proposed changes and raise your voice to be sure the standards are clear and appropriate. Review and comment on the standards revisions.
OFT is seeking a part-time administrative assistant/office manager. See the full job description.