Idaho Rural Education Association

As the National Rural Education Association’s state affiliate, the Idaho Rural Education Association’s mission is to expand the quality of learning and educational opportunities in Idaho rural schools and communities through innovative solutions, shared resources, collaborative relationships and the access and application of educational technology.
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Fall 2021

  • IREA Regional Meetings
  • Scholarships and member discounts
  • Administrator Peer Networking
  • Hiring Support
  • Hardship Supports for Administrators, Business Managers, IT Support, Special Education Staff and Counselors
  • Virtual student support – Virtual SLP, OT and Behavioral Health
  • Support from the IRSA in key stakeholder awareness

Coming Soon!

  • IREA State Conference
  • Traveling and Shared Staff
  • Substitute Training
  • Collective Purchasing
  • GT Support
  • Humanities and CTE Content
  • Course content and test prep
  • CDL for Bus Drivers
  • Para Certification


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To inquire about becoming a member, please email


  • Ryan Cantrell, Director of District Programs
    Idaho Digital Learning Alliance
  • Andy Grover, Executive Director
    Idaho Association of School Administrators
    208-345-1171 x104


National Rural Education Association

Idaho State Department of Education

Idaho Career & Technical Education