Resources and Helpful Links
BEA, OEA, and NEA Dues 2022-23
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 Association (NEA) – all BEA members are a part of this national educators’ union
Portland Metro Area Educators – Retirees – Did you know you can stay active in the union after you retire? If you are planning to retire soon or are already retired, check out this group of OEA retirees in the Portland Metro Area.
Information about Member Benefits
NEA Member Benefits – discounts, scholarships, retirement planning help, etc.
OEA Foundation – mini-grants available for educators to support students in need
2023 Mike Osborne Scholarship – for children of BEA members
California Casualty Insurance – OEA members get special discounts on home and auto insurance
Information about Opportunities with the Union
OEA Professional Development Opportunities – all sorts of topics that might be eligible for PDUs and/or discounted graduate credits.
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
Information about the Beaverton School District
Beaverton Education Foundation
Beaverton School District YouTube page (you can watch school board meetings here)
Cascade Counseling/Employee Assistance Program (EAP)