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Alton Education Association Local Election Results - March 31, 2020

The results for the March 31, 2020 election can be seen at Election Results.

Thank you to everyone who voted in our election!
Melissa King
Election Committee Chair

IEA Online Learning Portal

The IEA has several online learning sessions through their website for members to earn CPDU hours. If you need extra Professional Development hours you can log onto the IEA website. This is not a requirement, just provided as an opportunity for additional Professional Development.

IEA Website

Video on How to Access Online Learning Portal

Alton Education Association

Mandated School Closure Update

Members of the Alton Education Association
Right now we are at an unprecedented time in our country and education system. Governor J.B. Pritzker made an important announcement at the end of the day Friday, March 13th to close all Illinois public and private schools from March 17 through March 30. It will be determined later as this situation develops if that timeline is feasible. 

Link to IEA Continuous Updates Regarding Coronavirus/COVID-19

An update from IEA President Kathi Griffin regarding information available from the IEA.

IEA Coronavirus Updates

ISBE Releases Guidance Regarding COVID-19


ISBE Guidance on Coronavirus/COVID-19


The IEA and NEA Are Providing Resources For Members

IEA Information and Resources

The Region 6 Viewpoint Newsletter was sent to all members personal email on file with the IEA. If you did not receive a copy you can view the newsletter here.

Get Involved


On March 31st the AEA will be holding its annual election. The following positions will be elected; President, Certified Vice President, ESP Vice President, Certified Secretary, ESP Secretary, Treasurer, Professional Negotiations Committee, and Region Council.

If you would like to run for one of the position in the upcoming election or nominate someone, use the nomination form.

Nomination Form

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Check out all the benefits from the NEA and IEA.

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