Why Join the Indiana State Teachers Association?
We harness the power of our collective voice to ensure you have a seat at the table and your voice is heard. ISTA is leading the Red For Ed movement to increase funding for public education and professional salaries for educators.
Whether it’s representation at the bargaining table, legal support or advocacy, we’re here for you. ISTA provides advice and professional advocacy on a range of issues you face as an educator including salary, evaluation support, contract compliance and enforcement and retirement.
Join the nearly 40,000 ISTA members, and never walk alone.
I am a member because I believe that we can do more together.
- Michelle Harden, Middle School Teacher
ISTA helps give you that peace of mind, knowing that there's someone out there on your side, advocating for your issues.
- Tim Barr, High School Teacher
What Does ISTA Membership Include?
Supporting Your Contract
ISTA membership supports contract negotiations for fair salary and benefits.
We advocate in the Statehouse to protect traditional, community public schools.
Our Association provides legal representation and liability insurance.
We offer professional development, so you can excel in your career.
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