The OEA Choice Trust blog is one more way for us to connect with school employees! Once or twice a month the blog will be updated with a new post featuring the latest in the science of well-being. Guest writers from other health and well-being organizations will also be invited to share their expertise. Please check back monthly or sign up for announcements from the Trust to be notified about new posts!
This post is written by Françoise Mathieu, the founder of Compassion Fatigue Solutions and one of the leaders of Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma education in North America. She’s also author of The Compassion Fatigue Workbook. I grew up in a family of...
With the New Year, many of us feel compelled to make resolutions. In order to keep up your momentum, read the tricks and tips from Gretchen Rubin, author of Better Than Before; Amanda Steinberg, financial advisor and author of Worth It; and Charles Duhigg, author of...
Happiness means different things for different people, but most of us would probably agree that we’re open to being happier. Science shows that nurturing an “attitude of gratitude” can actually do just that! Health and Well-being Benefits As Ellen Seidman shared in...
More and more, school employees find themselves stretched thin by heavy workloads, lack of time and resources and growing emotional, social and physical health needs of the students and families. The result, not surprisingly, is an unprecedented amount of chronic...
While many holiday memories center on celebrating with family and friends, it’s likely that many also center on food. It can be hard to not indulge in traditional foods and treats, especially if you tell yourself you’ll eat better in the New Year. If you know of...
OEA Choice Trust is thrilled to announce the launch of a newly designed robust website to support the planning and implementation of work-site wellness programs that support Oregon public school employees’ health, well-being and resilience!
Appreciation of Staff Through a School Employee Wellness Program
District Priority + Staff Involvement + Education Association Partnership = Employee Wellness Success
School Employee Fitness Center Transforms a Rural Community
Connecting Staff, Schools and the Community Through Their School Employee Wellness Program
A guide to making employee wellness programs work for school districts, education service districts and community colleges.
Check out some of our success stories.
Ready to take a step towards wellness, apply for the grant today.