Professional Organizations

Below are links to state and national educational organizations.  
The four core content areas are listed first, follewed by other content areas in aphabetical order. 

 

Reading and Language Arts

Wisconsin State Reading Association (WSRA) http://www.wsra.org/

Wisconsin Council of Teachers of English (WCTE) http://www.wcteonline.org/

National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) www.ncte.org

Organization of Teacher Educators in Literacy (OTEL) http://oter.coedu.usf.edu/

Modern Language Association (MLA)  https://www.mla.org/

International Literacy Association (ILA)   https://www.literacyworldwide.org/


Math

Wisconsin Mathematics Council (WMC) http://www.wismath.org/

Wisconsin Mathematics Education Foundation (WMEF) http://wmefonline.org/

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics  (NCTM) www.nctm.org

Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators  (AMTE) https://amte.net/

American Statistical Association (ASA)  http://www.amstat.org/

American Mathematical Society  (AMS)  http://www.ams.org/

 

Science

Wisconsin Society of Science Teachers (WSST) http://www.wsst.org/

Wisconsin Association of Environmental Educators (WAEE) http://www.waee.dreamhosters.com/

National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)  www.nsta.org 

National Association of Research in Science Teaching (NARST)   https://www.narst.org/

National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT)  http://www.nabt.org/

American Chemical Society (ACS)    http://www.acs.org/

American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)   http://www.aapt.org/

National Earth Science Teachers Association (NESTA) http://www.nestanet.org/

 

Social Studies

Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies (WCSS) http://www.wcss-wi.org/

National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)  http://www.ncss.org/

National Council for History Education (NCHE)  http://www.nche.net/

Association of American Geographers  (AAG) http://www.aag.org/

American Historical Association (AHA)   http://www.historians.org/  

 

Arts

Wisconsin Art Education Association (WAEA)  http://www.wiarted.org/

National Art Education Association (NAEA) www.arteducators.org

 

Wisconsin Music Educators Association (WMEA) http://wmeamusic.org/

Wisconsin Music Teachers Association (WMTA) http://www.wisconsinmusicteachers.com/

Wisconsin Chapter of the National Band Association (NBA-WC) http://www.nba-wc.org/

National Association for Music Education (NAfME)  www.nafme.org

Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)  http://www.mtna.org/

National Band Association  (NBA) https://nationalbandassociation.org/

 

Curriculum

Wisconsin Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (WASCD) http://www.wascd.org/

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) www.ascd.org

 

Early Childhood

Wisconsin Early Childhood Education (WECE) http://wisconsinearlychildhood.org/

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) www.naeyc.org

 

General

Wisconsin Education Association Council (WEAC) http://weac.org/

National Education Association (NEA)  www.nea.org

Association of American Educators (AAE) https://www.aaeteachers.org/

 

Global Language/Bilingual

Wisconsin Association for Language Teachers (WAFLT) http://www.waflt.org/

Wisconsin Association for Bilingual Education (WIABE) https://wiabe.org/

American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) www.actfl.org

National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) http://www.nabe.org/

 

Library Media

Wisconsin Library Association (WLA) http://wla.wisconsinlibraries.org/

Wisconsin Educational Media and Technology Organization (WEMTA) http://www.wemtaonline.org/

American Association of School Librarians (AASL) www.ala.org/aasl

 

Middle Level Education

Wisconsin Association for Middle Level Education (WAMLE) http://wisconsinamle.weebly.com/

Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) www.amle.org


Physical Education/Health

Wisconsin Health and Physical Education (WHPE) http://whpe.us/

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) www.aahperd.org

Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE)     http://www.shapeamerica.org/

American School Health Association (ASHA)   http://www.ashaweb.org/

 

School Administration

Wisconsin Association of School District Administrators (WASDA) http://www.wasda.org/

Association of Wisconsin School Administrators (AWSA) https://www.awsa.org/

Wisconsin Council of Special Services (WCASS) http://www.wcass.org/

American Association of School Administrators (AASA) www.aasa.org

National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP)  www.naesp.org

National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) www.nassp.org

National Association for Pupil Services Association  (NAPSA) http://napsa.com/

 

School Counselor/ School Psychologist

Wisconsin School Counselor Association (WSCA) http://www.wscaweb.org/

Wisconsin Association of School Psychologist (WSPA) http://www.wspaonline.net/

American School Counselor Association (ASCA) www.schoolcounselor.org

National Association of School Psychologist (NASP) https://www.nasponline.org/

 

School Nurse

Wisconsin Association of School Nurses (WASN) http://www.wischoolnurses.org/home

National Association of School Nurses (NASN) https://www.nasn.org/home

 

Special Education/Gifted/Alternative

Wisconsin Council of Special Services (WCASS) http://www.wcass.org/

Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) www.cec.sped.org

National Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET)  http://www.naset.org/

American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAID)  http://www.aamr.org/

 

Wisconsin Association for Talented and Gifted (WATG) http://www.watg.org/

American Association for Gifted Children (AAGC) http://www.aagc.org/

National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) www.nagc.org

 

National Alternative Education Association (NAEA) http://the-naea.org/

 

Vocational and Technical Education

Wisconsin Association for Career and Technical Education (WACTE) http://www.wacteonline.org/

 

Wisconsin Association of Ag Educators (WAAE) http://waae.com/

National Association of Agricultural Educators (NAAE) https://www.naae.org/

 

Wisconsin Family and Consumer Educators (WFCE)  http://wfce.org/

Wisconsin Association of Family and Consumer Science (WAFCS) http://www.wafcs.org/

National Association of Teacher Educators for Family and Consumer Education (NATEFACS http://www.natefacs.org/ 

American Association of Family and Consumer Science (AAFCS) http://www.aafcs.org/

National Association of Teachers of Family and Consumer Science (NATFACS) http://www.natfacs.org/

 

Wisconsin Technology and Engineering Education (WTEA) http://www.wtea-wis.org/wordpress/

International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) www.iste.org

Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) www.aect.org

State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) www.sedta.org

International Technology and Engineering Educators Association (ITEEA) https://www.iteea.org/

 

Wisconsin Educators of Business and Information Technology (WEBIT)  https://www.webitonline.org/

National Business Education Association (NBEA) www.nbea.org

 

National Economics Teaching Association (NETA)  https://www.econteach.com/

National Association of Economic Educators (NAEE)  https://www.naee.net/home.shtml