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7 Critical Reasons Teachers Use AAE Legal Services

posted by Alana | February 03, 2016, 11:49 am


Member teachers often indicate AAE’s unmatched liability insurance policy to be the most compelling reason for joining AAE. However, many of our legal services are actually unrelated to liability or employment rights, and are instead related to a myriad of other workplace concerns teachers encounter daily.


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New Vision for Teacher Professionalism

posted by Melissa | February 02, 2016, 10:59 am


There’s an interesting discussion going on among those interested in elevating the teaching profession.  What would a fully professional teaching force look like and what would it take to get there?  Advocacy groups on all sides have weighed in and buzz words and phrases often bandied about include “performance pay,” “career ladder,” and “autonomy,” but even the exact meaning of those words is often debated.


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Reform Matters: February 1st, 2016

posted by Alana | February 01, 2016, 11:39 am

AAE President Gary Beckner Sounds Off on Teacher Choice During National School Choice Week 

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