The AEA is your voice for quality public education in Arizona. AEA is the most effective advocate for those who work and learn in our public schools, and with nearly 20,000 members, the Association is the largest representative of public school employees in the state. Here are 10 reasons you should join the AEA.
All certified and classified public school employees are eligible for active Association membership. AEA also offers membership for the following categories:
Retired membership s open to any retired employee of a school district, college, or university. Download application.
AEA Student Program
Student membership is open to any student enrolled in or preparing for a teacher education program. Download application.
Reserve membership is open to any person who is on leave of absence for at least six months and is therefore not currently qualified for active membership. Download application.
Membership for those employed on a day-to-day basis and do not qualify for active membership. Download application.
Association membership is open to community members who do not qualify for active membership and are public education supporters. Download application.