Union Information

In Idaho, after 4 years, public school teachers receive what's commonly called "tenure," a special employment protection that teachers unions defend. As the below federal statistics indicate, teachers with just a couple years of experience are practically impossible to fire.

Experienced teacher firing rate
Probationary teacher firing rate
private school teacher firing rate (national)
Source: Data obtained from the Students and Staffing Survey

Other Unions

Name City Total Revenue Tax Period
Idaho education assn inc Boise $6,830,514 2008
Pocatello education association Pocatello $91,432 2008
Source: Data obtained from the Internal Revenue Service's Master Data File 2008-2009.

Teacher Contracts

Name District Occupation  
Boise Education Association Boise independent district Teachers PDF of Boise Education Association Contract
Meridian Education Association Meridian joint district Teachers PDF of Meridian Education Association Contract
Source: Public Records Requests conducted by the Center for Union Facts.

Party Contribution Percentages