President’s Posts

ETA Election Results 12-4-18

Election Results 12-4-2018 Thank you to everyone who ran for the IEA-RA this year.  We were voted for 18 delegates and 1 ethnic minority director.  The results are below. IEA Delegates (Vote for 18) Maryellen Friel - 488 Jen Bury - 464 Isabel Torres - 452 Sandy Citron - 437 Martin Potts - 411 Sarah Madson - 406 Joyce … Read More...

National Board Certification: Value for Teachers


Grass Roots Political Action Letter to Members

Our Grass Roots Political Action Team and ETA Leadership have written a letter to members encouraging them to vote in the upcoming election.  If you have questions about what Grass Roots Political Action does, please feel free to contact Jen Bury at or Jeff Horler at  GPA Letter to ETA Members



Legislative News

Legislation to Repeal the 3% Salary Cap/Limit SB 3622 (Fowler-R) and HB 5937 (Phelps-Finnie-D)

Illinois Legislators have put forth bills in the house and the senate.  Republican Dale Fowler, Republican from the 59th District and Natalie Phelps Finnie from the 118th district have proposed legislation to repeal the 3% cap that went through in the 2018 State budget. The Illinois Education Association has prepared a fact sheet that can […]