Arizona Education Association

Spring 2017

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20 ADVOCATE | SPRING 2017 ESProfessional 7 Governor's Budget Proposal 15 Organizing Institute 31 Governance Education Support Professional Membership Reach, educate and inspire. You're never on your own. Your membership gives you access to some of education's most sought- after authorities who provide new and innovative programs you can use on your job. With resources that cover student management and support, to more in-depth professional development provided by your local, state, and national affiliates—you have a team supporting you. Make your voice heard. As valued partners, education support professionals are trusted to make school and workplace decisions to ensure student success. It's our mission to ensure ESPs have a seat at the table when education policies are made. As members of the Association, ESPs have a powerful voice in creating the policies that affect our students, our workplaces and our classrooms. Grow your network. We're a community of experienced professionals. Through a variety of online and offline tools, you enjoy access to valuable resources on student management, workplace safety, and a host of other topics. Plus, you'll make connections with the educators at your school, in your state, and among our more than 3 million members. Paraeducators, valued partners who address the needs of the whole student Enjoy what matters most. Membership means less worrying for you and more action from us. With representation at the bargaining table, liability insurance and so much more, AEA provides advice and professional advocacy on the range of issues you face as a support staff member: salary, working conditions, evaluation support, legal compliance and enforcement, and retirement. ESPs address the needs of the whole student. As public school employees, support staff are key players on the education team that prepares Arizona's children for the future. Contact AEA (602) 264-1774 (800) 352-5411

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