The most important and valuable gift persons can give to others is their time. ORTA has been most fortunate in its 65 years to have received countless hours of selfless service by thousands of volunteers serving at the chapter, regional and state level. Ann Hanning, Ex. Dir.
Why Belong to ORTA?
Don't simply retire from something; have something to retire to. ~Harry Emerson Fosdick
ORTA ...the Voice of Ohio's Retired Teachers
ORTA Cookbooks Available
ORTA has a limited number of 65th Anniversary Cookbooks available for sale. The cost is $6.00 each plus shipping.
Contact the office if you are interested in purchasing a cookbook.
Considering Retirement Soon? Here are some helps for you...
ORSC has set the 2nd Wednesday of each month as its regular meeting day. You may visit the ORSC website at www.orsc.org.
Visit the site: National Council on Teacher Retirement for more information.
ORTA Presidents and Membership Chairmen in Columbus Workshop
ORTA Presidents and Membership Chairmen convened at 8050 North High St. in Columbus on April 19, 2013 for a most informative workshop. Thanks to all who participated.
New to the Members-Only Area? If you are an ORTA member you can register for access to the Members-Only Area. As soon as your membership is verified by the ORTA office you will receive an e-mail that you are now subscribed.
Growing older is like climbing a mountain: the higher you get, the more strength you need, but the further you see. Ingmar Bergman
New in the Members-Only Area
The "Columbus Plan" HB 167
SB 51 Flexibility on the Third Grade Reading Guarantee
New Ohio Legislative Resolution concerning Mandatory Social Security
Social Security Fairness Alert #53 - New WEP/GPO Bill - HR 1795
WEP/GPO Update from Ann Hanning
NRTA In the Know Newsletter
New Job Opportunities
Did you know?...
In a 2012 STRS Member Survey 90% of STRS Ohio members continue to have positive overall impressions of STRS Ohio and most still consider their pension an excellent or good value.
Make Time for Membership by Linda Beaver ORTA President