Keeping the best people in front of Oregon’s students

Oregon School Personnel Association (OSPA) is a membership organization that serves as a statewide hub for Oregon public school employees with personnel administration or related responsibilities. We create a strong network to amplify best practices, provide relevant training and help navigate the complexities of HR in the Oregon public education sector as a trusted resource.  


Advanced Summer Retreat: The 2018 OSPA Summer Advanced HR Retreat is an engaging learning experience that will increase your knowledge and broaden your perspective. This two-day institute will provide insight today for tomorrow’s challenges.  Come take a deep dive into what’s relevant to Oregon leaders and all Human Resources professionals July 29 - July 31 in Welches, Oregon. Register today

In-Field Learning Through OSPA Professional Development Events Course: Registration is open for Oregon School Personnel Association's In-Field Learning Course (OSPA). This is one of five courses in the Human Resources in Education Leadership Program (HrELP) designed to develop K-12 HR professionals in the area of communications, leadership and change management. 

This full year educational experience (two consecutive semesters) features a variety of relevant state and federal laws and regulations updates, licensure information, legislative updates and deep dives into current HR practice.

Development events include:

  • Fall Regional Meetings September 10-14. Attend the region meeting in your area. 
  • October 29, 2018 - Fall Workshop, Salem Convention Center + In-Field Learning break-out session
  • February 2019 - Advanced HR Winter Retreat
  • April 14-16, 2019 - OSPA Annual Spring Conference + In-Field Learning break-out session 

Additional Information and Registration

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