Summer Leadership Academy

July 23-26, 2018
Illinois State University
Normal, Illinois

Hundreds of Illinois Education Association leaders (elected, appointed, emerging, and aspiring) will gather together this summer for training on leadership skills and abilities that make a difference for our students, our schools, and our communities. In addition, several professional development electives will be available.

IEA is your gateway to quality professional development.

Register Today

Pre-Register now for the 2018 IEA Summer Leadership Academy! The 2018 IEA Summer Leadership Academy runs from July 23 to 26 at Illinois State University in Normal, IL.

  • Register by April 30 for the low price of $35 per person.
  • Price goes up to $75 from May 1 and June 15, and up to $125 from June 16 to July 20.

Topics will include  the impact of the Janus vs. AFSCME decision, i.e., Using Data in Member Engagement, Recruiting and Retaining in a Post-Janus World, Building Representative Training – what do we do differently now, Difficult Membership Conversations, and Using Bargaining as a Member Retention Strategy, as well as traditional schools such as School Finance and Organizing.