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Galesburg’s Labor Day Parade!

Galesburg’s Labor Day Parade!

Bring your families and walk with us as we represent our profession with pride.

We will gather on Chambers St. between 9:30 and 9:45 on Monday, September 8 (exact line-up location will be sent out soon).

If you have them, wear your GEA or School Shirts.
Signs with positive messages are welcome.

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AR Meeting Minutes

Minutes from AR Meetings will be posted each month. Members will need to log in to view them.

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Monthly AR Meetings 2015-2016

Monthly AR meetings begin at 4:00 pm at the GEA office.(2101 Windish)  Meeting dates:  September 21, October 19, November 16, December 14, January 25, February 22, March 21, April 18 and the retirement reception on May 2.

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Fall 2015 First AR Meeting

Our first GEA meeting for the 2015-2016 school year will be on Monday, August 17 at the GEA office. The office is located at 2101 Windish Drive, second floor conference room.  We begin at 4:00 p.m. All members are welcome.  If you are interested in being an AR for your building, please contact Dave Sharp (

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GEA Back To School Bash

Here it is folks… as promised.

Sign up using the Google Doc HERE.


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Get out to spread the word and vote.

It’s time. At the beginning of the year we discussed what needed to be done “this spring”.

It’s your chance to make a difference.  Help spread the word and VOTE!

Support Card

April 7th Election for Galesburg
-Members of the Board of Education

(1) Early Voting has started!!!
     -Vote at Galesburg Election Office (City Hall across Broad Street from Library)
     – Monday – Friday 8-5
     – Voters need a Government issued photo ID (Drivers License)
(2) Absentee Voting
    – Submit application to Election Office by April 2, 2015
    – Voters do not need a reason or excuse to vote absentee
(3) Election Day: Tuesday., April 7, 6am-7pm
    – Vote at your regular precinct assigned polling location
Note the area for School Board contains a location for two write in candidates; candidate running for write in is: Jean Ann Glasnovich.  It is totally acceptable to bring in a “cheat sheet” to help remember write in candidates names and spelling.


Questions:  can call the Election office at 309.345.3660.


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District #205 Board Elections

On Wednesday, March 18, the candidates running for District #205 were notified of the outcome of the information gathered at the GEA forum.  Using that information, and with guidance from building AR’s at the March GEA meeting, the following information was shared with each candidate.

GEA would like to thank you for your willingness to serve on the District #205 School Board, as well as participating in the GEA School Board Forum.

Based on a favorable score of 80% or higher from the membership that attended the forum on March 10, the GEA has approved the support of three candidates for the District #205 School Board.  While it was clear that all the candidates were qualified for the seats currently open, the system that was in place to use in this decision was based on input from those present. The representatives that discussed the issue of supporting candidates struggled with this decision, and felt this method was fair to all candidates. Candidates are arranged in order in which they appear on the ballot.

In township:

Tianna Cervantez and

H. Wayne Statham

All other townships:

Jean Ann Glasnovich (write in)

Mrs. Pickrel could not be recommended using the forum scoring due to her prior commitment to work at the Steele Musical.  While she did attend, she was only able to answer two questions which skewed her scoring. 

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GEA AR Meeting Schedule

The dates for the 2014-2015 AR/Exec Meetings have been set.
4:00 PM at the GEA Office.
Aug. 25*
Sept. 15
Oct. 20
Nov. 17
Dec. 15
Jan. 26 *
Feb. 23*
March 16
April 27
May – Retirement reception
*NOT a third Monday due to holiday or Board meeting

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Nominations for the IEA-RA in Chicago, IL on April 16 0 18, 2015 are now open until Nov. 12.

Contact Amanda Aberle for forms.

The election will be held Dec. 3.

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Return to Work Agreement

Comback language

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