March 31, 2015, 10:06 pm

Announcements

Announcements

Coalition urges court to consider significant Kanerva v. Weems decision, seek judgment in their favorSPRINGFIELD – Yesterday, the We Are One Illinois coalition, along...

Aug. 4, 2014 – Carbondale, IL – An administrative law judge for the Illinois Education Labor Relations Board (IELRB) has found that the administration...

The NEA foundation has awarded to grants to IEA members that will advance technology and Common Core State Standards in two Illinois schools.Shannon Mangan...

'Proud Union Member' signs and buttons are now available through the IEA Store. To order, please download the form below. Due to the cost...

The Illinois State Board of Education named a second-grade teacher from Sandwich, and IEA member, its 2014 Teacher of the Year Saturday night.Pam Reilly...
TRIP

The Illinois Department of Central Management Services (CMS) recently announced that the Medicare Advantage procurement has concluded and contracts are being awarded to the...

Download TRIP FAQs have been added to help answer questions with regard to the recent news that the State of  Illinois plans to implement a...

This three-minute video explains how the Common Core State Standards will help students achieve at high levels and help them learn what they need...

Meridian elementary/middle school is a financially struggling pre-K-8 school in Mounds, Illinois (Pulaski County in southern Illinois).   The school has been closed unexpectedly due...

The We Are One Illinois union coalition released the following statement in response to the revelation by Ty Fahner, president of the Civic Committee...

The president, vice president and executive director of the North Carolina Association of Educators were arrested Monday as they protested massive changes passed by...

Were you RIF’d this year after working as a teacher, ESP, or college faculty member?Are you a newly graduated student member looking for a...

Rainy Kaplan of Schaumburg and Mark Bailey of Palos Park have joined the board of the Teachers' Retirement System and started four-year terms this...

WAEA - A Service for unemployed certified and ESP members of the IEA Below you will find 2 sets of links to help your job...

The Enhanced Physical Education Task Force is working to promote P.E. programs statewide in which students spend more time in moderate to vigorous physical...

IEA Director of Government Relations Jim Reed offers a preview of the General Assembly's "special session," scheduled for June 19th.It is anticipated that the...

The Illinois State Board of Education, Illinois Education Association and Illinois Federation of Teachers honored 36 educators today who have been chosen the best...

Please take a moment to thank the members of the Illinois Senate who recently voted “no” on SB 1, the incredibly damaging pension bill...

A bill that would renew the Early Retirement Option, but with some changes has passed both the House and Senate and is currently awaiting...
URGENT! Pensions are under immdiate attack

It is crucial that every IEA member call 888-412-6570 NOW.  Tell your state senator to OPPOSE these pension-cutting bills:HB 1165 (deep COLA cuts) is opposed by IEA/We...