Bylaws, Values & Vision

Bylaws, Resolutions and New Business (2016-2017)
Bylaws are the Association’s rules for internal governance. Resolutions are the Association’s formal expressions of opinion, intent, belief, or position. New Business Items are specific substantive policies or programs for the Association.  If you would like a hard copy of this publication please contact Ann Holmes at 1-800-252-8076

Bylaw Amendment Form

Model Local Bylaws No Notes
The bylaws of a local association are the rules by which the organization agrees to conduct itself. The document establishes rights and responsibilities for the members and states how the association will organize itself.  This file is provided in a Microsoft Word format for you to easily modify your existing bylaws.

Model Local Bylaws with Notes
The bylaws of a local association are the rules by which the organization agrees to conduct itself. The document establishes rights and responsibilities for the members and states how the association will organize itself.

Local Bylaw Training Videos/Webinar
Watch a 2 part series of videos on Members Only (login required). Once you are inside of the Members Only, under the Legal Resources menu, select: Local Bylaws.  Part 1: Overview – What are Bylaws and why do we need them? Part 2: Revisions – What should we look at?  Or you may watch a more detailed 50 minute webinar on the same topic.

Model Region Bylaws
The bylaws of an IEA region are the rules by which the organization agrees to conduct itself. The document establishes rights and responsibilities for the members and states how the association will organize itself.

IEA Strategic Plan
Entering the 21st Century, the IEA is charting a new course for the future of education in Illinois. We seek, through our efforts, to honor the past while ushering in a new era.

The Future of the IEA Final Report
This 1999 report contains the results of a scenario planning project on the future of the Illinois Education Association.

Collaboration Document
The three anchor groups (the IEA Management, the IEA Executive Committee and the IEASO Executive Committee) will work together to foster an atmosphere conducive to collaboration.

Hickory Ridge Commitment 1994
Our responsibility to educate new members of the stakeholder groups in the history and culture of our commitment to Hickory Ridge and a collaborative relationship.

Hickory Ridge Commitment 2003
Our responsibility to educate new members of the stakeholder groups in the history and culture of our commitment to Hickory Ridge and a collaborative relationship.