The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education is based in the Washington DC, USA. The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) is the voice for the education institutes. There are almost 800 institutes, which comes under the AACTE (Aacte.org, 2016). They deal in the preparation of different programs, which are of high quality. Further, they assure that the material, which is being taught to the students, is in high standard.
If we talk about the current leader or the owner, then we get to know that Sharon P. Robinson is the president and the Chief Executive Officer of American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education. She is the president and CEO since 2005 (Aacte.org, 2016). The name of this…show more content… The purpose of American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) is to ensure good educational institutes around US. It regulates and checks almost 800different institutes. The quality of the programs, classrooms, education is been checked by AACTE. Their main aim is to serve the learners so that they could be enlightened with light and they fulfill the purpose of the regulator as well. The professionalism is been checked up to the mark and equity among the learners is being insured in this institute (Aacte.org, 2016).
There are 800 members in the Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE). They are divided in to further categories (Aacte.org, 2016). The categories are Presidents, TeacherED database, Chief Reps and institutional Reps. There are different rules and procedures by which you can become a member of the institute.
There is lot of benefits that members get from Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE). There are 6 different heads by which it supports and give benefits to the members. Government Relations, Communications, Events & Training, Tools & Resources, Ways to Get Involved and Member Discounts & Incentives (AACTE, 2016). If we look in to further detail they provides Scholars report, Annual meetings are conducted, Toolkits are provided, Journals are been distributed, quality support initiatives are there, leadership academy is there to provide assistance, gives directions to the