About American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE)

Who We Are

The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) is the leading voice on educator preparation. AACTE represents more than 800 postsecondary institutions with educator preparation programs dedicated to high-quality, evidence-based preparation that assures educators are ready to teach all learners.


What We Do

AACTE leads the field in advocating for and building capacity for high-quality educator preparation programs in a dynamic landscape. AACTE’s members across the country prepare educators to meet the needs of every learner through innovative practice, rigorous programs, and continuous improvement.


Our People

AACTE is a small and diverse association, with a staff of the brightest, most passionate people in their fields. AACTE offers an innovative, collaborative environment where motivated people can apply their talent and passion for education to make lasting change.


Who We Hire

Individuals who are dedicated to our mission of advocating for and building capacity for high-quality educator preparation programs in a dynamic landscape. This job announcement is a general overview of the key expectations, responsibilities, and essential duties (as covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act) of the job. As the business shifts, employees are expected to perform new or additional duties that will not limit them, but rather encourage them to stretch their experience, adapt to change, grow their skills, and develop their ability to contribute to the mission of AACTE.


Equal Opportunity Employer

AACTE is an equal opportunity employer. Any form of discrimination or harassment based on race, color, nationality, ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, marital status, religion, disabilities of any kind, age, or veteran status is against AACTE policy.

If you are unable to submit an application online or require assistance, please contact the human resources department by phone at (202) 478-4584.

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