Professional Resources


AEA is unmatched in providing useful resources to its members. Many members, like yourself, are interested in issues and concepts that are far-reaching, some beyond the scope of the state. AEA is proud to offer a professional library of information, along with training and workshops designed for educators.


AEA members have access to invaluable information about your profession and the activities of your association through regular publications. They include:

  • The Alabama School Journal
  • Member Benefits Guide
  • The Professional Rights & Reponsibilities Guide
  • A Teacher's Guide to Religion
  • The Bible and Public Schools
  • Educator Handbook
  • Safe School Guide
  • Local Leader Handbook
  • AEA Membership Guide


AEA members also receive resources for imporving your practice through your combined membership with NEA.  The NEA Professional Library includes:

  • NEA edCommunities
  • NEA Works4Me
  • NEA Back to School Guide
  • Classroom Set-Up Tool
  • and much more!



The Education Policy and Professional Practice (EPPP) Department designs and offers professional studies to begin working on PLUs at state and regional professional learning events around the state.

These opportunities are free to AEA members. The fee for non-members is $250 for CEUs and $500 per professional study for a PLU. To learn more about AEA’s professional development opportunities email Dr. Pamela Fossett.

Events Calendar

View the AEA calendar for the latest updates on professional learning opportunities and education events.

Register for Workshops

AEA holds multiple workshops throughout the year in various locations throughout the state. See if one is right for you!
Check out our comprehensive list of member workshops! You can register right online. If you have questions, the contact for that workshop is also shown.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
- Nelson Mandela