Catch Ducks hoops action this season

OSEA members can get a great deal on tickets to two University of Oregon men’s basketball games this season. The games are on Dec. 15 (vs. Boise State) and Feb. 10 (vs. Stanford). Tickets start at just $11 per seat! Click here to order and enter the promo code “2019TEACH.” Select your seats and you’ll be set. The first 50 education staff to sign up are eligible for an on-court photo after the game.  Read More

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Chapter officers should mark their calendars for Jan. 11-12, 2019

A proud and united membership makes for a strong and vibrant union. Our second All In Leadership Summit is meant to both celebrate chapter leaders and help give them tools to cultivate a culture of pride and unity in their chapters. All OSEA chapter officers are encouraged to make attending a top priority. In recognition of their contributions as a leader, this event is being provided at no cost. When: Friday-Saturday, Jan. 11-12, 2019 Where: Red Lion on the River, 909 N. Hayden Island Drive, Portland RSVP: Visit or call 800-252-6732  Read More

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OSEA members attend Student Gun Violence Summit

Last month, 150 high school students from around the country met in Washington, D.C., over the course of three days to create and ratify a Students’ Bill of Rights for Safer Communities. OSEA member Brad Harvey, second from left, brought three students from Beaverton High School to the summit (Cameron Monfared, Camila Mejia and River Rain). Among them were four students from Oregon who were accompanied by two OSEA members. Brad Harvey, a campus monitor and member of Beaverton Chapter 48, brought Beaverton High School students Cameron Monfared,... 

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OSEA, AFT bridge financial gap

By OSEA President Tim Stoelb Despite the hard work our chapters did this past spring, OSEA — along with every other public-sector union across the country — suffered a big setback on June 27 when the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the collection of fair-share fees was unconstitutional. On that day, OSEA lost roughly $1.8 million in revenue and faced a gaping hole in our annual budget. AFT President Randi Weingarten, left, takes a moment from delivering the keynote address at Conference 2018 to present, from left, OSEA President Tim Stoelb, Vice President... 

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Join OSEA Today

OSEA is a labor union that represents 22,000 educational employees working in Oregon school districts, community colleges, education service districts, Head Start agencies, libraries and park and recreation districts. As one of the largest labor unions in Oregon, and with the second largest membership of educational staff, OSEA is a recognized leader within the state’s labor and education community. OSEA is the union of choice for secretaries, custodians, security guards, maintenance…  Read More

Members Today

Barnes shares value of union membership

A good worksite organizer is an invaluable asset to any chapter because they take the lead in introducing new employees to OSEA and explaining the value of union membership. According to Chapter President Denise Chase, Central Chapter 124 has a “rock star example” in Worksite... Read More

All In for OSEA

Current MIP Numbers

The numbers for the Membership Incentive Program (MIP) as of Sept. 17 are in. There were 27 chapters on track to receive a 10 percent incentive, 57 at 5 percent and 23 at 3 percent. We designed MIP to encourage chapter leaders to take an active role in promoting the union through... Read More


I Stand With My Union

OSEA members are being targeted by anti-union organizations such as the Freedom Foundation and Opt Out Today to drop their membership. These organizations are working to destroy the power of unions, end collective bargaining and take away worker rights. Get the facts. Learn about... Read More

Member Benefit

Get discount tickets to Blazers games

OSEA members can get discounted tickets for select Portland Trail Blazer games at the Moda Center. OSEA School Employee Association nights will be held from late October through December. Visit to get information and order tickets. Tickets must be purchased... Read More

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