Purpose of AILACTE

  • To provide an effective voice for member institutions at the national, state, and campus level in matters related to teacher education;

  • To provide a communication and information system for sharing concerns, issues, and viewpoints in teacher education as they pertain to member institutions;

  • To raise the general level of awareness of the needs of member institutions and of those who do not fall within its membership;

  • To make available to educational policy-making groups the talent, values and perspectives represented in the membership;

  • To cooperate with other associations to promote quality teacher education.