Teacher Education Division

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The Teacher Education Division represents AECT in the promotion of theory, research, and practice to develop knowledge, skills, and teacher educator dispositions regarding effective learning environments, technology integration, equity, and diverse instruction.

This division strives to create and maintain a professional community for individuals and groups interested in the myriad issues facing teacher education. Through discussions, conferences, and workshops in both face-to-face and online formats, Teacher Education Division members have the opportunity to grow collectively as they share professional experiences, consider best practices, and contribute to national and international conversations.

Board Members

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Past President

Yin-Chan (Janet) Liao

Georgia State University

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Board Representative

T. J. Kopcha

University of Georgia

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Jacob Hall

SUNY Cortland

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Board Member At-Large

Irene Bal

Old Dominion University/

Loyola University Maryland

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President Elect

Matthew Wilson

Kennesaw State University

Board Member At-Large

Ai-Chu (Elisha) Ding

University of Georgia

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Communications Vice President

Cecil Short

Emporia State University

GSA Representative

Danielle Fernandez

Idaho State University

Join Us

AECT members can click here to join the Teacher Education Division and click the 'Sign Up' icon to join. If you are not an AECT member, you can join today and select the Teacher Education Division.

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