The following document contains several helpful tools and resources for members that have been RIF'd. Information is included on topics such as: Posting of Vacancies and other Job Posting Who to Contact Final Payment Unemployment Insurance TRS Service Credit Legislation and Political … Read more about RIF Resources
We've posted links to several stories, photos and videos from the April 21 SOS (Save our State/Save our Schools) Rally on the UFEA Facebook Page. Several of the stories feature images and quotes of UFEA and BEA members. If you're on Facebook and haven't yet "liked" the UFEA Page, you should! You … Read more about Stories, Photos and Videos from the SOS Rally
We will be taking over 30 Unit 5 employees and friends to the Lobby Day in Springfield tomorrow. We'll be joining about 20 others from Region 14 and thousands of others from across the State. We think we will have a big crowd, and we hope to be able to talk with our local legislators when we get … Read more about Lobby Day is April 21: Help from Home to Save our State and Save our Schools!
After watching the video, go to www.ieanea.org to read more. … Read more about From ieanea.org > Pension Bill Passes … Focus Turns to Revenue
Next Friday (March 19) some of us will be in Chicago as delegates to the annual IEA Representative Assembly. The candidates for Governor (Pat Quinn and Bill Brady) will be at our meeting that day to answer our questions about what they intend to do to fund education in Illinois. The delegates … Read more about PINK FRIDAY: Wear Pink Friday March 19, 2010
This morning the principals will be contacting all first year teachers to let them know they will be RIFed, and also to give them a brochure that includes information about the RIF and the timeline for applying and interviewing, etc. In addition to first year teachers, all non-tenured part time … Read more about RIF: News, Updates, Timeline and More
The Unit Five Education Association annually awards three scholarships to individuals purusing a career in education. Applications for each $1000 scholarship are due by March 19, 2010 at 3 pm. Applications should be completed and returned to: Pat Fitzgerald NCHS 3900 E. Raab Road Normal, IL … Read more about UFEA Scholarship Application 2010
The newly ratified contract between UFEA and Unit 5 is now available online. Printed copies will be available soon. To view the contents of the contract, click on the "Contract" link found on each page. The Contract page includes links to the entire contract as a PDF that can be downloaded and … Read more about Newly ratified contract now online