About Us

Salem Keizer Education Association is the local member of the Oregon Education Association and National Education Association.

Located in the heart of the Willamette Valley in Oregon, Salem Keizer Education Association is a strong advocate for licensed educators in the Salem-Keizer School District.

SKEA’s 2,300+ members include teachers, counselors, teacher librarians, social workers, psychologists, nurses, and other specialists working in the school district.

Our mission is to provide a strong, positive voice for all educators to ensure quality and equitable public education through advocacy, culturally responsive practices, collaboration, and professionalism.

Our goals include the following:

  • Promote member involvement
  • Advocate for members
  • Support members as they aspire to meet the needs of all students
  • Stand up for Social Justice
  • Build and collaborate with political and community partners for quality and equitable public education.