Welcome! This site provides information about the Society, its history, and current activities.

The Society’s primary goal is to provide a forum for consideration of major issues, tasks, problems and challenges confronting professional educators. SPE is an interdisciplinary organization. Our members include both theoreticians and practitioners in education.

Visit the The Library to view the SPE Constitution and Bylaws, membership lists from the early 20th century, and other archival materials. Photographs and other visual materials can be found in The Gallery.

Call for Papers

The Society of Professors of Education scholarly papers to be presented at the SPE meeting during the AERA Annual Conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Thursday, April 3 – Monday, April 7, 2014. We welcome paper proposals related to the education of children, teachers, administrators, professors, adults, policy makers, and the public at large. The deadline for proposals is: 7 December 2013.  Read More…

The Wisniewski Teacher Education Award

The Wisniewski Teacher Education Award of The Society of Professors of Education (SPE) is presented annually to recognize and honor an outstanding teacher education program at a college or university.  The Call for Nominations (2014) is available online.


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