The primary purposes of this Association shall be: 1.To represent appropriate employees of the Iowa City Community School District in their employment relations. 2.To work for the improvement of public school conditions and to seek solutions to community problems relating to the schools. 3.To improve the professional, economic, and social status of its members. 4.To improve the welfare of school children, the advancement of education and the improvement of instructional opportunities. 5.To support and strengthen local, Uniserv, State and National Associations through participation and understanding of the programs and goals.

Recent News


March 26, 2014
Report on Lobbying…click link  reportonlobbying

March 10, 2014

Click on the link to read clarification on state funding:clarificationonschoolfunding

February 24, 2014

Status Report on Allowable Growth with a sample letter at the bottom of this report…status


February 17, 2014



Click the link: iceaward to nominate someone for the following: 

• ICEA Teacher of the Year

• ICEA Retired Teacher of the Year


• ICEA Friend of Education (this award is for any nonemployee of the district)


• ICEA Member of the Year


• ICEA Business Friend of Education


Sample letter to the Governor, copy and adapt as your own


Legislative Forum Summary for Jan. 2014


ECUU Member Scholarships – ECUU is once again providing ten $100 scholarships for members who take recertification/graduate/or continuing education courses.  Five of the scholarships are for classes taken last summer or during this fall semester with a submission deadline of Feb. 15, 2014.  The other five are for the spring semester with a deadline of May 15, 2014.  Names will be drawn at random if more than five apply.  Please see the attached document/flier for more information.20132014scholarhsipform

Sept 9, 2013

ICEA 2013 Press Release-1

Sept. 6, 2013

“The Executive Board of the Iowa City Education Association (ICEA) endorses the renewal of the Physical Plant and Equipment Levy (PPEL).”


And the following items to our important dates/upcoming events:


October 4 – join us as we march in the University of Iowa’s Homecoming Parade

October 20 – Run for the Schools


Sept. 5, 2013

Vote For the ICEA to endorse a school board candidate


August 17, 2013

School Board Candidates Responses

Phil Hemingway
Sara Barron
Tuyet Dorau
Chris Lynch
Brian Kirschling
Campaign Platform 8-6-13 p.1 C. Lynch
Goals.Objectives C. Lynch
Gregg Geerdes
JasonT.Lewis 2013
Jim Tate
Karla Cook

July 10, 2013

“ICEA/Press-Citizen School Board Candidates Forum set for 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 3, in the Coralville Public Library.”

July 3, 2013:

New Presidents

Ben Mosher (Southeast Junior High)

Andy Gahan (Coralville Central)