Alpha Delta Kappa Builds Educational Excellence, Altruism
and World Understanding Through Fellowship

Why Become a Member? Membership Benefits

  • Friendship, support and association with professional peers
  • Honor and recognition of professional achievement
  • Professional and personal growth and development opportunities
  • Informative publications and peer-reviewed publication opportunities
  • Leadership development opportunities and training
  • Extensive members-only website
  • Scholarship and travel opportunities
  • Group insurance programs

Membership, which is honorary and based on peer recognition, provides a wealth of opportunities for leadership development and networking through workshops, training sessions, conferences and conventions. But, perhaps the greatest opportunity Alpha Delta Kappa provides is the opportunity to make a difference. Around the world, Alpha Delta Kappa members combine their energies and talents to enrich their lives and the lives of others through thousands of heartwarming, community-based altruistic projects.

In the past two years alone, Alpha Delta Kappa members have given nearly 12 million dollars in monetary and other gifts, nearly 2 million dollars in scholarships and have provided more than 2 million hours of volunteer service to their communities.  Opportunities for professional and personal networking abound in Alpha Delta Kappa.  From state/provincial/national conventions and regional conferences every even-numbered year to International conventions every odd-numbered year, talented women educators gather to share ideas, fellowship, recognition and support.  Alpha Delta Kappa conferences and conventions feature informative and inspirational seminars by some of the most effective and renowned speakers today.

More than 25,000 women educators around the world have discovered the many opportunities provided by membership in Alpha Delta Kappa — opportunities for recognition of their commitment to educational excellence, for personal and professional growth and for collectively channeling their energies toward the good of their schools, communities, the teaching profession and the world.

Headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, Alpha Delta Kappa has more than 1,100 chapters located in towns and cities in every state in the U.S., and around the world in Australia, Canada, Jamaica, Mexico and Puerto Rico.

 

 

 

AΔK Announcements

Introducing AΔK CONNECT Mentoring Match

Posted On Wednesday, December 1, 2021

AΔK CONNECT Mentoring Match is a unique online networking and career development tool that will help members find, connect and share experience with others. Volunteer to be a mentor and support our early career educators, or sign up as a mentee to receive advice from an experienced member educator. Apply online at AΔK CONNECT Mentoring Match.

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Regional President-Elect Applications Reopen in 4 Regions

Posted On Friday, October 29, 2021

2022-2023 Regional President-Elect Applications have reopened for four regions: North Central, Northeast, Northwest and South Central. The application deadline is December 15, 2021, 11:59 p.m. CST. 

Congratulations to those who have offered for Sharing the Love and volunteering to move Alpha Delta Kappa forward.

  • Gulf: Lottie Roy, Florida Epsilon

  • Southeast: Pat Banks, Kentucky Chi; and Carol Peace, Tennessee Alpha Theta

  • Southwest: Mary Ann Englehart, California Xi

Serving as Regional President-Elect is a wonderful way to grow your leadership skills and strengthen ties with your sisters in Alpha Delta Kappa!

Sample Application

Application Form

Regional Leadership Guidelines

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Online Dues Payment Process for Members

Posted On Monday, September 13, 2021
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Quick Links for Chapter Officers

Posted On Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Recently, an email went out to chapter officers that contained a Quick Links GuideOnline Dues Memo and an International Dues Process Tip Sheet. If you missed it, click on the links above.
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Meet Alpha Delta Kappa's New Executive Director!

Posted On Friday, June 11, 2021

The International Executive Board is delighted to introduce our new Executive Director, Christi Smith! We feel Christi will bring experience, insight, knowledge, skills and a fresh perspective to Alpha Delta Kappa. Christi has more than 15 years of nonprofit experience and has served on the Early Childhood Recommendations Panel for the Children’s Cabinet, Kansas Strong Workgroup and as Vice Chair to the Kansas Governor’s Council on Fitness. She also has designed and taught management courses for American Public University Systems.

Click here to read an introduction letter from Christi.

Many thanks to the Executive Director Search Committee, chaired by Barbara Stanfield, and committee members Ruth Ann Griggs, Mollie Acosta, Marie Hurst, Bev Card, Ann Quinlan, Barbara Kramer and Bob London for their work in evaluating potential candidates and recommending their top candidates.

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AΔK CONNECT

Posted On Thursday, April 1, 2021
AΔK CONNECT will bolster the power of Alpha Delta Kappa to offer personal and professional growth opportunities for members.  AΔK CONNECT page
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