ILEAD was created for individuals with an interest in education. ILEAD strives to focus on networking within the education field to provide members with professional development and professional relationships. This organization is focused on teacher preparedness and addressing challenging issues in todays classrooms. Along with networking and professional development ILEAD also focuses on community service and collaboration. ILEAD seeks to work with other student organizations and professional organizations in collaboration with events and community service. ILEAD addresses topics such as diversity and ways to prepare for a multicultural classroom.