Invest in Education
Join the thousands fighting for our state’s public schools, students and educators.
JOIN RED FOR ED
We wear Red For Ed to support funding for every student, support staff member and teacher — we need more school resources for classroom instruction and fair compensation. Pledge your support for the Red For Ed movement by completing this form.
Thank you for supporting Red For Ed. Continue advocating for public school funding at the Indiana Red for Ed Rally on March 9. RSVP below.
DID YOU KNOW?
voters say public schools in Indiana need more funding.
of voters say public school teachers in Indiana are paid too little.
voters want to see funding go to classroom instruction rather than administration.
“I have been teaching special education for 19 years. My stagnant salary isn’t always enough. I have been a part-time realtor for almost three years.”
Wendy Trissel, High School Teacher
“I have been an educator for 19 years. I have a master’s degree. I make $44,000 a year.”
Kristina Shultz, Elementary Teacher
"To be paid so little and spend so many hours planning to give students the best we can are reasons teachers are walking away from the job he or she loves!"
Terese Hanson, Elementary Teacher
Get more involved in advocating for your profession and students. ISTA has prepared resources to help kick-start your advocacy. If you want more ideas, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.