Southwestern Oklahoma State University


Student Oklahoma Education Association
Professional,Service



To advocate for teachers in training and to provide opportunities for professional growth and development.
 
PresidentAaron Bushong
Vice PresidentAllison Attebury
Historian/Public RelationsJohn Foley
Dr. Evette Meliza/Dr. Ray Readevette.meliza@swosu.edu
foleyj@student.swosu.edu


Annual membership dues are $35 which includes liability insurance (required for student teaching) and membership in the Oklahoma Education Association/National Education Association. You can join online 24/7(click here to join online).
 
Meetings are held monthly in the Hibler Education Building. Our first meeting is at Noon on Wednesday, September 10. We'll have FREE PIZZA (bring your own drink) for the first meeting. Officers will be elected and meeting dates set. The SOEA Fall Conference is Saturday, Oct. 4, at the University of Central Oklahoma from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Here are the meeting dates and professional development programs for 2014-15:
 
Tuesday, October 21: Teachers and Social Media/Legal Issues - 12:30 p.m. in B1
Wednesday, November 12: Bullying Prevention- Noon in EDU 117
Tuesday, December 9: English Language Learners - 12:30 p.m. in EDU 117
Wednesday, January 14: Working with Students in Poverty-Noon in EDU 117
Tuesday, February 10:  Classroom Management-12:30 p.m.in EDU 117
Feb. 27-28: SOEA Spring Conference/Outreach to Teach
Wednesday, March 11: Classroom Instruction that Works- Noon in EDU 117
Tuesday, April 7: TLE- OK Teacher Evaluation-12:30 p.m.in EDU 117
 
Department of Education t-shirts on sale for $10.