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Why Join OCTELA?

Membership has its privileges. As a member of OCTELA, you can:

  • Attend our annual conference where you can collaborate with colleagues across the state and country, hear from expert keynote speakers, and attend dynamic breakout sessions.
  • Lead discussions to improve the teaching of the English Language Arts in Pre-K through college settings.
  • Participate in shaping state-level education policies and help to craft positions on issues that affect students and teachers.
  • Stay up-to-date on the changing landscape of public education policy and stand up for students and teachers across the state.
  • Promote best practices in English Language Arts and the evaluation of the results achieved.
  • Access members-only resources for Pre-K – College on the OCTELA website (coming soon).

Join your colleagues and become a part of our statewide professional community!


Membership Options

Membership Type Annual Price
Professional Membership (1 year, new & renewing) $40.00
Undergraduate Student Membership (1 year, new & renewing) $17.00
Retired Educator Membership  (1 year, new & renewing) $17.00

To join, fill out the form below or download our Membership Form and mail it along with your payment to the address provided.

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Going Green-- Beginning in 2020, OCTELA will offer its members a green option. Participating in OCTELA in this way will allow you to make a long-term impact on the environment by receiving online versions of your journal subscription, online renewal reminders, online conference updates, and online access to our forthcoming members-only access area.
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