Southwest Idaho Region Director

Idaho Education Association is looking for passionate, smart advocate for public school educators in southwestern Idaho to join our team as a region director. Based in IEA’s headquarters in downtown Boise, Idaho, the successful candidate is intelligent and tough, believes in the power of labor organizing, and can be a diplomatic ally or worthy opponent…

YOUR NBI Policy Work is Underway

The record number of new IEA policy proposals — called new business items or NBIs — brought forward by delegates at IEA’s 2022 Delegate Assembly in April included 17 items requiring legislation or electoral advocacy. IEA’s lobby team is coordinating plans with with policymakers, pro-public education allies and IEA members to work on these proposals…

NBIs Policy Work

Delegates at IEA’s 2022 Delegate Assembly April 22-23 endorsed the following policy proposals, known as new business items or NBIs, requiring legislative or electoral advocacy work by IEA members. NBI No. 2 Topic: Endorse State Petition Initiative Motion: The Idaho Education Association shall endorse the Idaho State Petition Initiative, “Quality Education Act” or full title, “An Initiative Supplementing Funding for K-12…

Growing Engaged Members — IEA GEMs

Want to Help Build a Vibrant Local Education Association? Inviting your colleagues to stand together is fundamental to your local chapter’s success. Strong local associations make legislative success and electoral wins at the district and state level possible. It all starts with one-on-one organizing conversations with colleagues in your building. Be an IEA GEM! This…