Mission Statement

AETA serves as a professional network of English language arts educators across Arizona. It is the state affiliate of the national network, the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE).

The primary function of AETA is to foster policies, standards, and goals of NCTE among Arizona's educators of communication skills, language arts, and English from kindergarten through college/university levels.

To this aim, it is AETA's goal to serve these teachers by narrowing the national focus to the needs, interest, and goals of Arizona teachers and students.

AETA is an Affiliate of the

National Council of Teachers of English