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How to Emotionally Handle Retirement

Posted by Indiana Retired Teachers Association on Apr 17, 2017 8:34:46 AM
 

Where did the time go? It seems like only yesterday that you were a recent college graduate and a young educator ready to make a difference.

You have since taught hundreds of lessons, poured over countless tests and worked tirelessly to help young people learn.

And now, you are considering retirement. That thought can be unnerving.

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Topics: Lifestyle

Indiana EdCast Episode 14

Posted by Tom Mellish, Executive Director, IRTA on Apr 10, 2017 2:26:03 PM

Today, Tom Mellish is joined by Steve Beebe of Beebe & Scherer. They discuss HB 1463 "DC Option" Conference Committee, the Legislative Brunch, HB1005, HB 1003 "ILEARN", and Pre-K expansion.

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Topics: Indiana EdCAST

How Can I Advocate for Public Education?

Posted by Tom Mellish, Executive Director, IRTA on Apr 4, 2017 1:37:47 PM

Many people want high-quality public education for all, but don't know how to support and advocate for it. Educators, parents, and community members must be empowered to act and speak out for public education.

If you are a school administrator or educator, feel free to share this list on your website, in your classroom newsletters, and on your school's website. By giving specific steps to those who want to help, you can empower others to become advocates of public education.

Here are 10 ways to become an advocate for public education:

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Topics: Volunteer, Educator Resources

Indiana EdCast Episode #13

Posted by Tom Mellish, Executive Director, IRTA on Apr 3, 2017 12:44:50 PM

Tom is joined by Steve Beebe, Chief Lobbyist of Beebe and Scherer. They discuss House Bill 1463 (DC Option Bill), 13th Check, the next Legislative Branch, iLearn 1003, and more.

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Topics: Legislature, Indiana EdCAST

Indiana EdCast Episode #12

Posted by Tom Mellish, Executive Director, IRTA on Mar 29, 2017 10:10:00 AM

Tom Mellish speaks with Dr. Jennifer McCormick, Indiana's State Superintendent about her many accomplishments during her first 100 days in office.

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Topics: Legislature, Indiana EdCAST

Indiana EdCast Episode #11

Posted by Tom Mellish, Executive Director, IRTA on Mar 27, 2017 11:10:00 AM

Steve Beebe joins Tom Mellish as they discuss HB 1537 “13th Check and HB 1463 “DC Option”.

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Topics: Legislature, Indiana EdCAST

Indiana EdCast Episode #10

Posted by Tom Mellish, Executive Director, IRTA on Mar 20, 2017 9:10:00 AM

Tom Mellish is joined by Steve Bebe and the legislative committee.

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Topics: Legislature, Indiana EdCAST

Indiana EdCast Episode #9

Posted by Tom Mellish, Executive Director, IRTA on Mar 13, 2017 10:49:49 AM

Steve Bebe joins Tom Mellish. Chairman Brown presented his budget to the Senate, which included funding for 2 years for 13th check.

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Topics: Legislature, Indiana EdCAST

Indiana EdCast Episode #8

Posted by Tom Mellish, Executive Director, IRTA on Mar 6, 2017 8:30:00 AM

Welcome and thanks for listening to Episode #8 of our podcast, Indiana EdCast! For this edition, Sudi Naraine, IRTA's AMBA Manager, joins Tom Mellish to discuss Association Member Benefits Advisors and Medicare Supplemental Plans.

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Topics: Legislature, Indiana EdCAST

Indiana EdCast Episode #7

Posted by Tom Mellish, Executive Director, IRTA on Feb 27, 2017 9:30:00 AM

Welcome and thanks for listening to Episode #7 of our podcast, Indiana EdCast! For this edition, we discussed the following points:

  • Representative Gutweine's Thirteenth Check Bill Passed 96-0
  • Defined Contribution Option Bill
  • General Assembly Half-Time | Legislative Brunch
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Topics: Legislature, Indiana EdCAST

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