Arizona Correctional Educators, Inc. (ACE) Professional Development Symposium is a three-day event which is held June 1 - June 3 at Chaparral Suites Scottsdale. This Symposium is a learning and sharing opportunity where teachers, corrections officers, and other industry professionals from all around Arizona gather to teach, learn, view, shop and support Secure Care Education in a collaborative, productive, positive environment.
ACE is the only active professional membership organization for correctional educators and related professionals in the state. ACE mission is to advocate for excellence in correctional education by providing high quality services and resources for members. ACE values and promotes excellence, innovation and evidence-based practices supported by data and research.
ACE has aligned their regional organizational structure with the Arizona Regional Centers which are voluntary structures implemented by County School Superintendents and/or alliance of Education Service Agencies with support from the Governor’s office and Arizona Department of Education (ADE) that provide locally defined and accessible professional development, educational services, and technical services to address the statewide high priority initiatives including but not limited to...read more