Professional Education Associations

This page provides hypertext links to professional associations for teachers, teachers-in-training, graduate students, and educational researchers. Please note that this is a selected (not comprehensive) list of organizations.

Good luck with your search! -- Jan A.


Professional Association Links (Selected sites, in alphabetical order)

Professional Associations by Area of Specialization Here you can search for an organization focusing on your area of teaching specialization (math, language arts, early childhood, etc.)

Organizations Through Which Educators Influence Education Policy

Educational Research and Higher Education Sites The Mind's Eye Project lists a number of associations for college and university teachers

Professional Association Links

American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAID) []

Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance (AAHPERD) []

Association for Experiential Education (AEE) []

Association for Retarded Citizens (ARC) []

ENC Online Resources for Math and Science Education []

National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) []

National Assn. for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) []

National Council for Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) []

National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) []

National Council for Teachers of English (NCTE) []

National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) []

Organization of American Historians (OAH) []

Top of Page

Organizations through which teachers influence education policy

American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education" (AACTE)

American Association of School Administrators (AASA)

American Educational Research Association (AERA)

American Educational Studies Association (AESA)

American Federation of Teachers (AFT)

Association of Teacher Educators (ATE)

Children's Defense Fund (CDF)

Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO)

National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP)

National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP)

National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

National Education Association (NEA)

National School Boards Association Includes recent SAT and ACT scores.

Parent Teachers Association

Up Jan's
Home Page
Mind's Eye
COE UNM Campus

Created 8/28/97. This page was revised August 22, 2010 / jka.