Legislative/Union Updates

Please come back often to help keep you informed of legislation that effects public education, students, and our valuable education support professionals across Illinois and the nation.

Legislative & Political Action

The IEA’s Department of Government Relations is dedicated to ensuring that the legislature passes no laws affecting members’ pay, working conditions and benefits without membership input.

How can ESPs get involved

Seeking interested members for 2019-20 IEA Committees

Committee and board subcommittee appointment proceduresElectronic applications are available on the IEA website until May 15.All applicants will be required to enter their Members Only login information.Please direct questions to Courtney Gillespie.
Have you taken the member interest survey?
If not, please take it so we know your interests and the issues important to you.Log in to Members Only. Navigate to My Dashboard.
Choose Member Interest/Issue Survey (top right purple box)
Tell us your story!
When you organize or participate in an event involving ESPs or hear of such an event, please send us the Who, What, When, Where, Why and a photo to Arlene Criglar or use the online report form.

Stories are due Apr. 15 for the April ESP insider.