Get the Most from Your ITA Membership
I Teach America's mission is to enhance, improve and further the teaching
profession by easing the demands and financial burdens of teachers and promoting
the value and importance of teaching. Your membership and use of your member
benefits helps the ITA to accomplish its mission. We're constantly adding
new benefits that enhance your ITA membership, so check back often for an
update on the latest benefit upgrades. Here is a summary of the many member
benefits you can receive today as an ITA member:
The ITA Teacher's Toolbox sm Newsletter
keeps members up-to-date with valuable, quick-to-read education news and
information with teaching tips, conference schedule, and the latest updates
on member benefits.
offers up-to-date resources and information in support of ITA's mission.
This includes access to education information and articles, lesson plans,
career center and grants, conference schedule, your member benefits, links
to other helpful teaching-related sites, and much, much more!
ITA Teaching Tips/Articles offers a number
of tips/articles you can use to enhance your teaching effectiveness.
ITA Lesson Plans - Save yourself time
and rejuvenate your own lessons with these resources that provide new lesson
plans you can use in your own classroom.
ITA Grant Information - Looking for funds
for your next school project or perhaps for your professional development?
Use ITA's Grant Information section to help steer you to the ones best suited
for your funding need.
Calendar - Use ITA's Conference Calendar to plan your next conference
ITA Scholarships Information - There
are a myriad of opportunities and sources for education-related scholarships.
ITA has compiled a selection of such sources for your reference.
ITA State Teaching Requirements
- Each state has its own teaching certification requirements. ITA's State
Teaching Requirements section will help you access the info you need.
ITA Career Center - If you're looking
for a new teaching position, whether in your same area or in another state,
or even country, ITA's Career Center will help you locate your next potential
ITA Discount Magazine Program offers deep
discounts of up to 50% off over 1000 periodicals on topics like teaching,
travel, sports, and leisure including your favorite publications. Magazines
include Instructor (K-8), Teaching Pre K-8, Conde Nast Traveler, Reader's
Digest, Newsweek, Good Housekeeping, and more!
ITA Hobie Sunglasses Discounts - ITA members receive a 50% discount off retail prices of a wide range of Hobie Sunglasses perfect for any outdoor activity. This discount can only be accessed through ITA's website.
ITA Online Travel Booking Service offers
members substantial discounts at a variety of hotels across the U.S. and
around the world. Discounts are also available on car rentals, cruises,
and vacation condo rentals. Book your air, too.
ITA Theme Park and Zoo Discount
- ITA members save up to 30% on admission at over 60 major theme parks and zoos
across the country like Six Flags®, Universal Studios®,
Busch Gardens®, Sea World®, HersheyPark®,
San Diego Zoo®, Los Angeles Zoo, and more!
Savings average $6-10 per ticket.
ITA Movie Discount Program
- Save up to $3 on each movie ticket at the following national chains -
AMC Theatres; Cinemark Theatres; Edwards Cinemas; Hoyts Cinemas;
Landmark/Seven Gables Theatres; Loews Theatres, Cineplex Odeon, & Magic
Johnson Theatres; Regal Cinemas; Showcase / Multiplex Cinemas and United
Artist Theatres. Discount tickets to many regional theatres are also
available. (Tickets must be ordered, and shipping and handling fees
ITA CityPASS® Discounts -
Visit famous attractions in America's most popular cities for one low price.
ITA Ski Resort Discount Program - ITA
members receive discounts of $8.00 to $26.50 on lift tickets to various
ski resorts around the U.S.
ITA Travel Insurance Program -
You get broad coverage at competitive rates to cover those hundreds of circumstances
that could cause you to cancel your trip, return home early or force you
to seek emergency medical treatment while traveling. Coverage is available
for U.S. and travel abroad.
ITA Travel Safety Advisory Information
provides access to safety information and tips to assist ITA members
to be safe travelers on key topics such as hotel security, planning for
a trip abroad, personal security while traveling, women traveling alone,
a myriad of travel tips and tourism information for domestic and international
travel, and more!
ITA Travel Health Program offers a variety
of resources to help you travel safely and to stay healthy while traveling.
Learn how you can receive a health and security briefing on anywhere you
plan to visit as well as the vaccines you'll need, and how to get a number
of products that will enhance your travel safety.
ITA RV, Boat, and Aircraft Finance/Refinance Programs - Take
advantage of competitive rates, plus there are no costs to you to apply.
Get fast, experienced service online or by phone.