We Stand with Oklahoma
Support remains critical for schools and communities as they start to rebuild
- NEA Mourns for Oklahoma in Wake of Tornado Tragedy
The National Education Association offers its sincerest condolences to all those who have been affected by the tornado, especially the friends, family and loved ones of those who have been killed, injured or are missing.
- School Crisis Guide
Knowing what to do can be the difference between stability and upheaval. This step-by-step resource created by educators for educators can make it easier for NEA leaders and school district administrators and principals to keep schools safe.
News Stories on Oklahoma
- Graduations provide respite, fresh start after deadly Oklahoma tornado
- Graduates in tornado-raked Oklahoma town vow to stay
- Graduation ceremonies held for Moore, Oklahoma, students
- Oklahoma schools destroyed by tornado to rebuild
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We Stand With Oklahoma
On Storify The educators of the National Education Association mourn for Oklahoma families in wake of their terrible tragedy. Our hearts are broken over the students and educators killed in the storm and we commend the educators who put their lives on the line to protect the children in these schools.
Donate to the OEA Tornado Relief Fund to benefit OEA members who suffered losses in the May 19 & 20 OK tornadoes. bit.ly/191AMWr— OK Education Assoc. (@okea) May 21, 2013
- Lessons on Loss: How a school community heals after student loss
- Helping Students Cope with Natural Disaster
- What Really Matters
- School Safety: A Guide to Developing a Severe Weather Emergency Plan for Schools
This document provides advice on planning for flooding, hail, and tornadoes. It also includes a good glossary of weather terms for lesson planning. Written by a Warning Coordination Meteorologist with the National Weather Service.
STAND WITH OKLAHOMA
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To the OEA Tornado Relief Fund to benefit the OEA teachers, support professionals and administrators adversely affected in the May 19 & 20 tornadoes that struck central Oklahoma.
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Angels Amongst Us
NEA's Vice President Lily Eskelsen on the role of educators in the wake of tragedy.
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