The IEA calendar of events, list all events, conferences and meeting.
IEA Future Conference Dates
Professional Development Opportunites Calendar
View a list of professionals development opportunities.
IEA Bargaining Conference
The GNA Bargaining Workgroup is again holding a Bargaining Conference on February 8, 2020 for all IEA bargainers. In the past, thanks to your financial support and promotion, we had over 120 members attend the Bargaining Conference and this year we expect that many or more.
IEA Representative Assembly
The Illinois Education Association Representative Assembly (IEA RA) will convenes every spring. The debates and decisions made by the assembled delegates will set the direction of IEA for the coming year.
Student IEA Spring Conference
Join us for a day of professional development designed for Student IEA members preparing for a career in education. Network with future teachers from around the state while learning about pertinent topics that will help you in the classroom and in your career.
NEA Representative Assembly
The National Education Association Representative Assembly (NEA RA) takes place every summer. Illinois delegates will be participating in the RA along with 8,000 other delegates who will be gathering to shape NEA’s future.
ESP Emerging Leaders Academy
The ESP-ELA was develop to provide support and leadership training for IEA’s emerging ESP leaders. Application deadline: Friday, December 6, 2019
Summer Leadership Academy
Hundreds of Illinois Education Association leaders (elected, appointed, emerging, and aspiring) gather together every summer for training on leadership skills and abilities that make a difference for our students, our schools, and our communities.
Join us at the One Conference for IEA Education Support Professionals (ESP), Higher Education, and IEA Retired members.
Ethnic Minority & Emerging Leadership Training
Ethnic Minority and Emerging Leaders in our state gather every fall. A series of workshops is geared to helping you understand IEA structure, the resources at your disposal, the skills you need to increase Association involvement, and assist you in developing a personal plan of action for long-term development and participation in the Association.