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IEA Summer Leadership Conference

Hundreds of Illinois Education Association leaders (elected, appointed, emerging, and aspiring) will gather together this summer for training on leadership skills and abilities that make a difference for our students, our schools, and our communities. In addition, several professional development … Continue reading

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RCEA Spring Fling

Make plans now (and spread the word to others) to attend our 1st Annual RCEA Spring Fling. Let’s celebrate together the close of another school year, 4:00-6:00 p.m. (or…until whenever), this Thursday, April 26, at The Wine Café, 130 Bridge … Continue reading

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Your Legal Rights

The IEA-NEA Department of Legal Services provides the best in legal protection for educational employees across Illinois. Using IEA-NEA and NEA resources, the Legal Department’s nine attorneys, legal support staff and IEA-NEA retained law firms work closely with UniServ Directors … Continue reading

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RA Nomination Forms

Every year, the Illinois Education Association holds its Representative Assembly—a 3-day gathering of members and delegates from across the state who come together and discuss, debate, and vote on organizational policies and politics. Every year, we hold nominations here at … Continue reading

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Cooks Wanted

Do you have a specialty crowd pleasing dish that never fails to win over guests?! If so, please consider volunteering to make that dish at our Annual RC Cooks event. The event is Saturday February 24th at High Point Golf … Continue reading

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Time to Vote

Every year, in the spring, IEA holds its annual Representatives Assembly, where the organization’s political work gets done—from open discussion and debate on various topics regarding practice and policy to voting on important issues that affect our state and our … Continue reading

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TRS Fall Member Meetings

If you are planning your TRS retirement, we encourage you to attend a member meeting this fall. TRS will host statewide meetings from late August to November that are designed to explain the retirement process and to provide you with … Continue reading

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