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The Association of American Educators (AAE) is the largest national, non-union, professional educators' organization, advancing the profession by offering a modern approach to teacher representation and educational advocacy, as well as promoting professionalism, collaboration and excellence without a partisan agenda.

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Weekly News Round-Up for December 14th

posted by Melissa | December 14, 2018, 01:43 pm

Each week, AAE brings its members a round-up of what’s happening in education. From big, eye-catching headlines to the stories most papers overlook, we find the news our members really want to see. This week a troubled program is fixed, a resolution to the charter strike, an end to pension reforms, and more!

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Why Teachers Ignore Software Purchases

posted by Melissa | December 13, 2018, 04:39 pm

Administrators will often spend thousands of dollars on new technology and software, pinning their hopes for higher achievement or better communication on them. Then, a year or so later, when the technology is evaluated again, it is evident that it is barely in use by any teachers, if at all. This phenomenon has become common place in education and has been noted in schools and classrooms across the country.

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Demystifying Student Loan Forgiveness Programs for Teachers

posted by Melissa | December 11, 2018, 04:41 pm

This week's guest post is by Emeka Oguh, Founder and CEO of PeopleJoy.

Educators may qualify for two types of student loan forgiveness. The first type, Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) is the most well-known and is regularly mentioned in the news. The other type is called Teacher Loan Forgiveness. It comes with its own requirements. So, educators may have more forgiveness options than they realize.

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