MEDIA ADVISORY: Illinois Education Association to make announcement regarding fired New Berlin teacher Joe Kindred

WHO: Illinois Education Association (IEA) President Kathi Griffin will join New Berlin Education Association (NBEA) members and supporters to make an important announcement regarding fired New Berlin teacher and former NBEA President Joe Kindred.

WHEN: Wed., July 22 at 2 p.m.

WHERE: Today’s announcement will take place virtually on Zoom.

NOTE: To receive details for today’s Zoom press conference at 2 p.m., please fill out this form. You’ll receive an email with detailed instructions on how to join the virtual press conference.


The 135,000 member Illinois Education Association (IEA-NEA) is the state’s largest education employee’s organization. IEA represents preK-12 teachers outside of the city of Chicago and education support staff, higher education faculty, retired education employees and students preparing to become teachers, statewide.

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Bridget Shanahan
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