IEA Representative Assembly 2015


April 16-18, 2015
Hyatt Regency O’Hare
9300 Bryn Mawr Avenue
Rosemont, Illinois, USA, 60018

The 161st Illinois Education Association Representative Assembly (RA) will convene on April 16, 2015. This year will mark IEA’s return to the Hyatt Regency O’Hare for the first time since 2010. The debates and decisions made by the assembled delegates will set the direction of IEA for the coming year.

Download the Schedule of Events

Professional Development
Sessions will be offered on Thursday at the RA.
Download the Schedule of Professional Development Sessions


Self-parking at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare is being offered at $17 per day for registered delegates or day guests.


Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to Chicago, IL for April 11 – 22, 2015. To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1 (800) 872-7245 or contact your local travel agent. Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code X02W-924 when making your reservation. Conventions fares cannot be booked via Internet. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts.  Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges.

IEA Shuttle Bus from Union Station

Contact your region chair for additional information and for tickets.

Members Only Materials

Bylaw Amendments
Four amendments to the IEA bylaws have been proposed for consideration at the 2015 IEA RA. For more information and the exact language being proposed, please follow this link to the Members Only website. You may also contact a local RA delegate or your Region Chair or UniServ Director for more information. Available on Members Only.

Proposed Biennial Budget
A copy of the fully detailed book can be downloaded on the Members Only website. In addition, a copy of the full book will be available in every region office.  A Q&A is available so that you can get timely answers to specific questions regarding the budget. Available on Members Only.

RA Shirts and Sweatshirts

Order your “IEANEA United for Student Success” apparel. Download the order form