Invest in Education
Join the thousands fighting for our state’s public schools, students and educators.
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.
Share Your Story
Every day teachers are faced with tough decisions when they walk into their classrooms. Share your #RedForEd story to make a difference.
Share Your Story
Make Your Voice Heard
Indiana ranks last in the nation in salary growth for educators over the last 10 years. We need to attract and retain the best.
Share concerns about public school funding and lagging teacher pay by submitting comments to the Teacher Compensation Commission.
Red for Ed T-shirt
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Our newest T-shirt will allow members to personalize the shirt by adding their local association name for only $5.
"I work two jobs to compensate for the low wage I receive after 5 years of teaching. Consistently asked to do more, yet my pay stays below market value."
Kyle Harris, Middle School Teacher
"I teach full time at the alternative high school, and I take on homebound students as well. Plus, I work a summer job as a apartment complex maintenance person."
Aubrey Clarke, High School Teacher
"I can tell you that teachers have to spend a large amount of money to use resources in the classroom out of their own pockets."
Katrina Harper, Elementary Teacher
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.
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.