Finland Study Tour by Penni Cyr

FINLAND STUDY TOUR by Penni Cyr Recently, when I was serving as President of the National Council of State Education Association (NCSEA), I had the opportunity to work with the National Education Association Foundation to create and participate in an education study tour of the Finnish education system.  It was a chance of a lifetime…

IEA People

Tami Wade. Tami has joined the IEA team as an associate in the Eastern Idaho Organizing Center, and will be based in the Idaho Falls office. She has a wealth of experience as an administrative assistant in the fields of payroll, tax and banking. Tami recently moved to Idaho Falls after spending most of the…

ESP Corner Winter 2017

ESPs Minidoka Education Association Pocatello ESP's ESP's at Horizon Elementary ESP's Debra Brown and Brenda Shrauger ESP Day On average, Education Support Professionals make up 30-40% of the staff in a school district, so this is a vital, but sometimes underappreciated segment of the public education system. On November 16, people across the country celebrated…