Why Join ISTA-Retired


  • ISTA-Retired is a membership category of ISTA for ALL former and active education employees that:
    • Offers a variety of information workshops/seminars
    • Lobbies for COST-OF-LIVING increases and lobbies for a PERMANENT COLA rather than a yearly increase determined by the Legislature.
    • Offers Local chapters and State council for ACTIVE PARTICIPATION in ISTA and NEA.
    • Promotes the establishment of STATE FUNDING for retired education employee health insurance PREMIUMS.
    • Represents member retirees with problems and concerns and attends State Teacher Retirement Fund Board meetings


  • Offers Vision, Dental and Long Term Care Insurance plans through NEA.
  • Provides member retirees and spouses eligibility for NEA's competitively priced group Medicare Supplement Insurance that is on average 15% lower than the nation's most popular medical supplement program.


Join ISTA-Retired

For more information contact:
ISTA-Retired (800) 382-4037 or (317) 263-3400