ETA March 3, Election Results

Thanks to all members that exercised their current union rights and participated in this election. Thanks to the Building Reps that braved ice and snow to deliver ballots. Thanks to Dave Palewski, Michele Mullen, Jane Mursewick, Debi Welu, and Kathy Heikkinen for counting late into the night. Very … [Read more...]

Nominations Due Monday February 9

All members received an email with the link to the online nomination form for all ETA positions and NEA Delegates. The nominations are due by Monday February 9th. The election will be at all sites on Tuesday, March 3. Volunteers not on the ballot will be needed to help with tabulation of votes. … [Read more...]

Illinois Park Fund Raiser

We know that our large ETA families enjoy the same celebrations and struggles of life. We also recognize that sometimes those events need to be shared in order to come together in support. Illinois Park is currently running fundraising for one of our colleagues Please help if you can. "As many of … [Read more...]

ETA Election Results Reported

Ballots were tabulated and the results for the IEA Annual Assembly Representatives are available through the link. ETA Election Results 12.2.2014 Thanks to Holly Yee and Dave Palewski for leading our elections committee. Additional thanks to our volunteers: William Vega, Jane Mursewick, and … [Read more...]

IEA Annual RA

Nomination Forms IEA Annual RA Please consider representing ETA at the April RA. Any member in good standing may submit their name. Nomination Form must be submitted by Nov 10th  . Election will be December 2nd. … [Read more...]


Saturday, October 18, 8:00 am, at ECC,  will be the ETA first Professional Development for and by ETA members. We have 9 ETA members presenting how they have approached building collegial relationships to improve teaching. We hope we will continue to be able to provide such opportunities for our … [Read more...]

Membership Input

An all membership email was sent this morning with a link to a brief survey regarding the recently ratified Agreement. This is the first step this year in an ongoing effort to engage more members in the sharing of the information and work of our collective membership. As those opportunities to … [Read more...]

ETA Election Results

The ETA Election Results for NEA Delegates, District Committees, and ETA Leaders has been approved for posting. The election process cannot be completed without all the building representatives, volunteers to count the ballots, and members like Holly Yee and Dave Palewski our election chairs for … [Read more...]

American Education Week

As this country began, the vision for public education far exceeded the reality of what was possible. Near the end of the 18th century, many schools still only provided education in winter months with few resources. But as communities changed, so did the schools that served them. Over time, our … [Read more...]

ETA Celebrates Our Students

The last week of school and they day after the Memorial Day Holiday. Still, the LHS auditorium was full. Tuesday night was the ETA Those Who Excel recognition of student achievement. All the work done during the year to support these awards results in this annual gathering of families and educators. … [Read more...]