About the ATA

ATA Store

The Association sells a variety of promotional materials including lapel pins, presentation folders, pens, pencils, calculators and watches.

Catering and Room Rentals

The Association's headquarters at Barnett House in Edmonton contains a Conference and Audiovisual Centre, which can accommodate groups of up to 400 people


All teachers employed by a school board in Alberta are required to become active members of the Association. Other teachers may join as associate members. Education students may join as student members.

ATA Locals

For administrative purposes, the Association is divided into 55 subsystems known as locals. Each local includes teachers employed by one or more school boards.

Careers at the ATA

Work for us! Find out about becoming one of the over 150 permanent staff working for the Association. 

Education Partners

The Association works closely with its educational partners in Alberta as well as with teachers' organizations in other provinces.