Legislation and regulation are key to the AEA’s mission of improving the quality of public education in Arkansas and in our ability to attract new, skilled educators to Arkansas’s workforce. We encourage members to familiarize themselves with our legislative priorities and actively advocate for public education advancement through the AEA.


Lawmakers come from all walks of life and depend on issue area experts to advise them on public policy. As an expert on public education, your lawmakers need and want to hear from you.


As an educator, you are an expert on public education. As such, you are a powerful advocate on the issues that matter to our public schools and our students. Learn how to effectively share your knowledge with your elected officials.


The Arkansas Committee for Children and Public Education Fund is the political fund is used to elect friends of public education to the state legislature and to other state-level offices.