Beyond the Classroom will be of special interest to members who are five to 10 years from retirement.
This three-hour workshop details: how to calculate your final average salary, payment options for receiving STRS Ohio retirement benefits, how and when to purchase service credit and health care issues and funding.
Attendees will receive a take-home workbook that includes a retirement planning case study and worksheets to assist with determining: estimated expenditures; value of current savings in retirement; and the amount of savings yet needed to reach retirement financial goals.
This program is offered at locations throughout Ohio and advance registration is required. You may register by:
- Logging in to your Online Personal Account and clicking on “Schedule an Upcoming Meeting” under “Your Account and Benefits,” or
- Calling STRS Ohio toll-free at 888‑227‑7877.
This program can also be sponsored by employers or teacher associations. Your in-service coordinator can schedule this program by contacting STRS Ohio toll-free at 888‑227‑7877 and asking for the Member Education Department.