Welcome to the official website of the Association of Teacher Educators!
ATE 2014 Elections Are Now Open! Members have received instructions for voting online. Click here to see photos and biographical information on the candidates. If you're a member and you'd like to receive instructions or if you'd like a paper ballot, click here to send an email to ATE's Executive Director.
Call for Proposals for ATE's 2015 Annual Meeting to be held February 13-17, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency Phoenix in Phoenix, AZ is now available. Click here for additional information and a link to upload your proposal at ATE's online site. The theme selected by President Emma Savage-Davis is Advocating for the Silenced: The Educators’ Vocation. The new deadline to submit proposals is June 1, 2014.
ATE President Emma Savage-Davis has released a statement on Arizona's SB-1062. Click here to read the statement.
Save the Date: ATE's 2015 Annual Meeting will be held February 13-17, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ. More information will be available soon.
Keynote speakers at ATE's 2014 Annual Meeting in St. Louis. Top left, ATE President Nancy Gallavan presents plaque to Marilyn Cochran-Smith. Top right, Diana Hess of the Spencer Foundation. Bottom left, President Gallavan presents a plaque to the National Teacher of the Year, Jeffrey Charbonneau. Bottom right, Jane Piirto. Photos by David McCarthy.
The 2014 Annual Meeting of the Association of Teacher Educators was held February 14-18, 2014, in St. Louis, Missouri, at the Hyatt Regency at the Arch. The theme selected by President Nancy P. Gallavan was Advancing Teacher Education that Matters in Teaching, Learning, and Schooling. Click here to visit the photo slide show from the St. Louis Annual Meeting put together by Association Development Specialist for Photography David McCarthy.
ATE'S 2013 SUMMER CONFERENCE, held August 2-6 at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill, was a complete success. Click here for photos, and check out our Facebook page. Additional photos and other information will be added soon. Shown in above photos, top row right to left: opening speaker Valerie Ooka Pang; ATE President Nancy P. Gallavan with Anastasia Samaras; President Gallavan with brothers Sheadric and Zheadric Barbra; and President Gallavan with Janice Poda. Bottom row, left to right: President Gallavan flanked by ATE Past Presidents Terrell Peace and Jim Alouf; President Gallavan presents a check for more than $1400 to Washington's Ross Elementary School as part of ATE's Give-Back Program; and Summer Conference Planning Chairs Walter Polka and Noran Moffett. Photos by David McCarthy.
THE EMERGING SCHOLARS PROGRAM, one of the highlights of the 2013 AnnualMeeting in Atlanta, was started three years ago and has become a major success for ATE. Click here for more information on ATE's Emerging Scholars Program.
ATE'S PHONE NUMBER AND FAX: ATE now has new office phone and fax numbers. The office phone number is (703) 659-1708. The fax number is (703) 595-4792. ATE’s new office and shipping address is: Association of Teacher Educators, 11350 Random Hills Rd., Suite 800, PMB 6, Fairfax, VA 22030. P.O. Box for regular mail remains the same: Association of Teacher Educators, P.O. Box 793, Manassas, VA 20113.
Support and Recognition Opportunities at ATE's Annual Meeting:
o Exhibit opportunities click here.
o Program Book advertising opportunities click here.
o Sponsorship opportunities click here.
Handbook of Research on Teacher Education, Third Edition is available to members at a 15% discount! Click here to go to ATE's members only site; after you log in, you can download the order form with discount information. (If you have trouble logging in, click here to send an email to ATE. If you are not a member but would like to purchase the book, click here to purchase directly from Taylor and Francis.)
The Standards for Teacher Educators and information about their use can be found here.
Professional Opportunities, including College/University Positions available. Click here.
LFTE Introduces Stevenson Scholarship: Click here for more information.
Members Only Area Now Available: Click here to go to the Members Only site. Login instructions have been sent to members.
Several ATE Commissions have posted reports on the website. Here's a brief listing:
• Report of the Commission on High Stakes Testing; click here
• Report of the Commission (now Committee) on Technology and the Future of Teacher Education; click here (Note: This is a large file, about one megabyte. Depending on the speed of your internet connection, it may take some time to download.)
ATE's New Publications Marketplace lets you purchase ATE publications and other resources online. Click here for more information.
Tribute to Our Sponsors: ATE is pleased to recognize several groups showing their commitment to teacher education through sponsorship. Click here to see the growing list of ATE sponsors.
New from ATE's Technology Commission! ATE's Technology and the Future of Teacher Education Commission has collected online resources to support the use of technology in teacher education and has posted some useful links. Click here to see these resources.
ATE Position Framework. Click here.