The Alabama Education Association (AEA) is the member-driven voice of Alabama’s education employees. AEA members are teachers, education support professionals, administrators, professors, future teachers, and education retirees.


Our Mission


To promote educational excellence, the Alabama Education Association shall serve as the advocate for its members and shall lead in the advancement of equitable and quality public education for a diverse population.

Why Join AEA?

When you join AEA, you gain access to a wide range of resources and assistance to support you in your job, legal protection and consultation, and an array of benefits and resources to support all educators in Alabama. 

Regional Teaching & Learning Conference

AEA regional training opportunity at Westin Huntsville January 26, 2019.

Alabama School Journal & AEA News

The Alabama School Journal, a publication by AEA for AEA members, provides the latest news for education professionals.  

AEA Elections Information



On 11.7.18, the Alabama Supreme Court heard oral arguments on the PEEHIP lawsuit while 600+ educators rallied for #RedForEd in support of AEA's lawsuit.