How To Join
Go to www.ieasp.org to sign up today! State and national dues are $22.00 and local dues are $8.00.
IEA Rebate – A $20 rebate (up to $80 total) is available for
members when they enter the profession and become professional members of the IEA.
Student Scholarships – The SP awards eight $1000 scholarships. The application process is relatively easy and the $1000 can be used for almost any educational need identified by the recipient.
Professional Publications – Members receive a variety of
publications providing information for the preprofessional:
Instructor Magazine (when you join online)
Graduation Cords- Graduating members can receive cords to wear at graduation when they attend the Spring Conference their Senior year.
Professional Development Workshops – Local and state
conferences are held every semester and offer professional development hours that can be added to your resume.
Mentoring Program – The Retired Program offers a mentoring program to students who are entering the field of education. This program offers students the opportunity to work with a retired teacher in a mentoring relationship.
Mini-Resumes – During the second semester, our office will ask
students who are graduating to complete a mini-resume form to be distributed to superintendents in the state of Illinois.
Liability Insurance – Each student member receives one million dollars in insurance liability for their time student teaching.