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Revisiting Interviews of OPS School Board Candidates

September 8th, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 pm at the OEA office

We are revisiting the interviews of OPS school board candidates in sub districts 7 and 3 to determine whether and who the OEA might want to endorse in these races.

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Special Election – September 13, 2016

The Vice President of Advocacy position is currently vacant. A special election will be held on September 13, 2016 at the AR Assembly to the fill the position for the remainder of the original three year term (2014-2017).

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Important Notice – VPS Vision Coverage

Omaha Public Schools Compensation and Benefits Department is happy to announce a new benefit offered to all full time employees.  VSP Vision coverage will be effective September 1, 2016.   Enrollment is now open.  Enrollment forms will be accepted until Monday, August 1, 2016.

Coverage is offered for yourself and spouse, dependents or family.    All premiums are paid through pre-tax payroll deductions.

Enrollment forms and vision information are available online at  Click Staff>Compensation and Benefits.  Or use the links below.

Open Enrollment Information

VSP Vision Flier

VSP Vision Enrollment Form

You may complete form and email to, fax to 402-557-2167 or send to Compensation and Benefits at 3215 Cuming St, Omaha, NE  68131.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Wanda Chartier at 531-299-9806.


Membership Committee Meeting

Membership committee on Wednesday, June 1 @ 8:30 at OEA. Meeting is open to members who would like to volunteer to work with the OEA Membership Committee. Training dates will be announced.

Upcoming events for volunteers working with the OEA Membership committee included: NEW teacher OPS Welcome Center on June 22, New Teacher Luncheon sponsored by OEA on August 3 and the Storm Chasers Game for new teachers on July 21.


Tip Off, April 13, 2016 Issue

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Tip Off, March 11, 2016 Issue

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