To promote the learning of all PK-12 students through high-quality, evidence-based preparation and continuing education for all school personnel.


AACTE maintains a constant presence on Capitol Hill to expand its congressional network and provide members with up-to-the-minute analysis of education policy.


AACTE believes in consensus-building through open and free-flowing dialogue on education matters, and serving as a principal authority on issues pertaining to teacher quality.


AACTE provides members with vital communication regarding policy issues and events, publications targeting various areas of interest, and unique professional development opportunities.