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Public Policy
ASCD Initiatives
Learn how to be an effective advocate for education issues through the ASCD Action Center.

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ASCD addresses the concerns of today's educators and anticipates the challenges of tomorrow.
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ASCD Affiliates and Community
ASCD Affiliates
Located in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, and East Asia, ASCD affiliates work with the ASCD community to foster common values and goals by
  • Exploring state and local education issues
  • Honing leadership skills
  • Participating in professional development opportunities
Connected Communities
ASCD connected communities bring together groups of individuals concerned with improving learning and teaching who wish to align with ASCD.
Student Chapters
Student Chapters
ASCD engages student chapter members and links them with members of the ASCD community. These future educators gain the "ASCD edge" which elevates their future professional performance.
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