AACTE Members

AACTE is the premier voice on educator preparation in the United States, leading the field in advocating for and building capacity for high-quality educator preparation programs in a dynamic landscape. The Association and its 800 member institutions hold central key values that undergird their work and actively promote innovative and research-based practices.

Benefits of AACTE membership include a range of programs and services. For details, click on the links below, or contact the Membership Department at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 202-478-4516.

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Grassroots Action Network

Join our Grassroots Action Network and engage with Congress on important federal education issues. With access to our network, AACTE members can see overviews of legislation issues, learn how to contact the federal government and take action. Get involved!

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Colleges of Education: A National Portrait

Attention AACTE’s major new report, Colleges of Education: A National Portrait, provides a comprehensive picture of today’s schools, colleges, and departments of education.

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