Stories, Photos and Videos from the SOS Rally

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

Lobby Day is April 21: Help from Home to Save our State and Save our Schools!

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!

PINK FRIDAY: Wear Pink Friday March 19, 2010

  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