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Harnessing our power to reclaim our state
Our union works to ensure every North Carolina student, from the mountains to the coast, gets the chance to fulfill their limitless potential.
NCAE members help students learn to read, write, compute, analyze, experiment, act, sing, and create. We fight for ourselves, our families, and the future of every student. There are so many ways to get involved. Find the right place for you in our union today.

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Join North Carolina’s biggest and loudest advocates for schools, students, and ourselves.

Become a Community Ally

Community Allies are the friends, parents and community members who believe that every student in North Carolina, regardless of family income or place of residence, deserves a quality education.
Samuel Ball - Winston
When I decided to be a part of the public education system, I knew I wanted to make a difference.
Quote by: Samuel Ball

Ready to stand up for public schools?

Learn more about the issues and policies that impact public education, then take action to support students.

North Carolina Association of Educators

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

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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.