The Association of American Educators produces several publications in pursuit of its mission to advance the teaching profession, including a monthly member newsletter,
Education Matters, and a history of the National Education Association, Powerful Failure.

Special Publications

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Powerful Failure:
How the National Education Association fails to use its influence for education

This booklet chronicles the development, growth, and politicization of the largest educators’ union in America, the National Education Association (NEA).

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Education Matters

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Education Matters
August 2014

Feature Articles:

  • "Web Tools for CCSS"
  • "Getting Involved with AAE"
  • "5 Classroom Mistakes"

Reform Matters



Reform Matters

Check out AAE's new online publication. Resources including:

  • AAE reform blog roll
  • Reform organization spotlight
  • Timely articles, studies, and more!
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