January 31, 2015, 10:03 pm

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IEA is proud to announce two new initiatives designed to allow access to great, vetted professional development for our members. One, is an opportunity...

The Rauner Report is dedicated to monitoring and reporting on the anti-union activities of Gov. Bruce Rauner, who has made it clear that eliminating...

State of the Union address shines spotlight on working families and ways to give them a leg up President Barack Obama tonight addressed the nation...

The IEA Budget Open Hearings will take place March 3th, 4th and 5th, with a webinar make-up day on March 9th. All IEA local...

The IEA HEAT (Helping Early Active Teachers) Retreat is a networking and professional development event sponsored by the IEA Early Career Teachers Committee. The...

When the New Year rolls around, some of us resolve to finally shed those extra pounds, to save more money or maybe travel somewhere...

The Illinois Education Association and the Illinois Federation of Teachers are partnering with the Illinois State Board of Education in 2015 to offer convenient, FREE...

Statement from IEA President Cinda Klickna: The Illinois Education Association today mourns the loss of a great public servant, Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka. Throughout...

IEA Student Program members are encouraged to apply for one of several scholarships being award to future teachers.  Applicants must be members of the...

Teacher and Head of School nominations due Jan. 5; Scholar nominations due Jan. 15 Chicago, IL, December 3, 2014 - With a strong history of...

Paths do not pave themselves. It takes a team of construction workers envisioning the final destination, placing the bricks in the right places at the...

I remember the exact moment I realized technology was completely beyond anything I could have imagined. In August 2005, I was sitting in Friday rush...

The Illinois Education Association Friend of Education Award recognizes an individual who has demonstrated commitment to the success of public education and to the...

A Sangamon County Judge today ruled that the pension law passed and signed into law last December violates the Illinois Constitution. The ruling by Judge...

IEA members can be nominated  for one of three awards. The Bob Haisman Awards  recognizes a "new teacher" and  a student member who has...

How Culture, Social Status and Gender Shape Us All An Educational Unconference with Special Guest Dr. Hazel Markus, Director of the Mind, Culture and Society Lab at...

Here’s your chance to nominate an excellent educator for The NEA Foundation Awards for Teaching Excellence. We’re looking for candidates who are creative, student-focused,...

Teachers go into education to make a difference in the lives of students - not only help them learn subject matter, but also to guide them...

The Open Enrollment period for the state-sponsored Medicare Advantage health insurance program Total Retiree Advantage Illinois (TRAIL) is underway and will end on November 15, 2014. Current...

The ESP of the Year Award was created to emphasize the contributions of Education Support Professionals to their association, their schools, and their communities....