Established in 1920, the American Association of Community Colleges represents and advocates for associate-degree granting institutions, providing educational resources, networking opportunities, and career development support.
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 700
Washington, D.C. 20036
Tel: (202) 728-0200
The American Association of School Administrators, founded in 1865, provides advocacy and educational resources for more than 13,000 educational leaders in the United States and throughout the world.
The American Association of University Professors provides career resources and governance for university faculty, academic professionals, and students of higher education.
The American Federation of Teachers, established in 1916, is a trade union that represents more than 1.7 million education professionals and 3,000 local affiliates.
555 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001-2029
Tel: (202) 879-4400
The ASCD (formerly known as the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) offers advocacy, education, news, conferences, and professional development services for educators.
1703 North Beauregard St.
Alexandria, VA 22311-1714
Tel: (800) 933-2723
Tel: (703) 578-9600
Association Montessori International / USA provides information about education, training, and job opportunities for teachers interested in working in Montessori schools.
The Association of American Educators offers educational programs, networking opportunities, and other membership benefits for educators.
25909 Pala Place, Suite 330
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Tel: (800) 704-7799
Tel: (949) 595-7979
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation provides industry standards and accreditation programs in educator preparation.
1140 19th St., NW, Suite 400
Washington, D.C. 20036
Tel: (202) 223-0077
The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is a national accrediting organization for postsecondary distance education institutions.
The National Association for the Education of Young Children aims to advance and support all those who work in the early childhood profession.
1313 L Street, NW, Suite 500
Washington, D.C. 20005-4101
Tel: (800) 424-2460
Tel: (202) 232-8777
The National Association of Special Education Teachers provides support and assistance to students and teachers in the special education field.
The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics offers advocacy, research, conferences, and other resources for mathematics teachers.
1906 Association Dr.
Reston, VA 20191-1502
Tel: (800) 235-7566
Tel: (703) 620-9840
The National Education Association has more than 3 million members at every level in the education field, and aims to focus energy and resources on improving the quality of teaching, increasing student achievement, and making schools safer, better places to learn.
1201 16th Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20036-3290
Tel: (202) 833-4000
TEACH.org, an online tool created through a partnership by the U.S. Department of Education and Microsoft, offers information and resources to help people prepare for a career in teaching.