ASCD, formerly known as the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, was founded in 1943. Today, ASCD is a recognized leader in the educational arena.
According to the ASCD Website, "ASCD is the global leader in developing and delivering innovative programs, products, and services that empower educators to support the success of each learner."
Comprising 140,000 members-- superintendents, principals, teachers, professors, and advocates from more than 138 countries-- the ASCD community also includes 56 affiliate organizations. The non-profit's diverse, nonpartisan membership is its greatest strength, projection a powerful, unified voice to decision makers around the world.
The association provides expert and innovative solutions in professional development, capacity building, and educational leadership essential to the way educators learn, teach, and lead."(http://www.ascd.org/about-ascd.aspx)
Benefits of Student Chapter Membership
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