Statement from IEA President Kari Overall

Congratulations to Sherri Ybarra on her re-election as Idaho’s State Superintendent of Public Instruction. We know she cares about students throughout the state and is confident she will continue to prioritize the needs of those students, along with our great professional educators, as she sets a course toward making Idaho’s public education system one we…

IEA Statement on Middleton School District Situation

The events that took place at Heights Elementary School in Middleton on Halloween are disturbing and inappropriate. The teachers involved, as well as school administrative personnel, and the Middleton School District showed extremely poor judgment. The messages conveyed are the antithesis of the beliefs and values of the Idaho Education Association and its dedicated members…

Make Sure You Vote in this Critical Election

Election day is Tuesday, November 6! This is one of the most important elections in recent memory when it comes to public education. We must make sure that our public schools have the resources they need to properly serve our students, and that teachers are treated like the professionals they are—with competitive compensation and the…