Resources and Helpful Links

Information about Union Membership


BEA, OEA, and NEA Dues 2021-22

What are the benefits of being a member?

Oregon Education Association (OEA) – all BEA members are a part of this statewide educators’ union

National Education Assocation (NEA) – all BEA members are a part of this national educators’ union

Information about Member Benefits and Opportunities

NEA Member Benefits – discounts, scholarships, retirement planning help, etc.

OEA Cabinets, Committees, and Task Forces – members can join these statewide groups to guide the work of our union.

OEA Professional Development Opportunities – all sorts of topics that might be eligible for PDUs and/or discounted graduate credits.

OEA Foundation – mini-grants available for educators to support students in need

2021 Mike Osborne Scholarship – for children of BEA members

New Educators of Oregon Network (NEON) – a program run by and for Early Career Educators

Information for Your Work as an Educator

Speak Up at School – a guide for addressing biased language and stereotypes from Learning for Justice

Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission – licensing body for educators in Oregon, check here for renewals and other information