Association of American Educators Sounds off on Friedrichs v. CTA Oral Arguments
Following oral arguments, AAE Chairman and President Gary Beckner issued the following statement:
“We’re proud to stand with Rebecca Friedrichs and the other AAE member teacher plaintiffs fighting tirelessly for teacher freedom of choice.
The Association of American Educators was founded on the principles of professionalism and choice. As an alternative to the partisan politics and collective bargaining of the teacher labor unions, we know there are thousands and thousands of teachers seeking a voice that puts students first."
The Association of American Educators (AAE) is the largest national, non-union, professional educator's organization, advancing the profession by offering a modern approach to teacher representation and educational advocacy, as well as promoting professionalism, collaboration and excellence without a partisan agenda. AAE members are forward-thinking professionals who are committed to student-centered reform efforts including school/teacher choice, accountability and technology. AAE has members in all 50 states and welcomes professionals from all education entities. Membership is $16.50 per month which includes $2 million professional liability insurance, employment rights coverage, professional development resources as well as a host of other benefits. Visit aaeteachers.org for further information.