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About NCAE

Learn about NCAE
NCAE is an all-inclusive Association with all categories of professional school personnel eligible for membership. Teacher assistants are eligible for membership in the North Carolina Educational Support Personnel Association which is directly affiliated with NEA. NCAE is the state’s largest education advocacy organization for public school employees and represents active, retired, and student members.
Welcome to NCAE! Feel free to look around and learn more about us.

Our Members

Students, educators, workers, allies—we all have a home in our union.

Our Leaders

We believe that the union should constantly identify and support the development of new leaders. We have been supporting one another in becoming better leaders for 5 years now and we are committed to continuing to do that.
President Tamika Walker Kelly
Together we are creating a future fueled by our members, worthy of our students, and essential to the entire state of North Carolina."
Quote by: Tamika Walker Kelly, President of NCAE

NEA Member Benefits

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North Carolina Assocation of Educators

We are THE voice for educators in North Carolina. See what membership can mean for you!

Browse Issues

We’re here to help. Our community comes to us seeking tools (guides, reports, trainings, and more) to help answer everyday questions. We’re here to support you in whatever you need.

An equitable, quality public education for every child.

The North Carolina Association of Educators (NCAE), NC's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NCAE's members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NCAE has affiliate organizations in every county and student chapters in select colleges and universities throughout the state.