Vision: To engage and empower alternative/non-traditional educators to positively impact students’ lives, by providing resources, advocacy, and professional learning.
1. To provide a nationally unified voice of advocacy for students in alternative/non-traditional schools and programs to promote understanding and support from state departments and agencies, school districts, charters, and policy makers.
2. To provide international, national, state, and regional opportunities for alternative education professionals and their partners to network, collaborate, and participate in professional learning specific to research and best practices in alternative/non-traditional education.