Georgia Association of Teachers
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GATFACS Winter Business Meeting Minutes: Jan 2024

2024 GATFACS Executive Board Nominees

Check out the candidates for the 2024-2025 GATFACS Board of Directors. Voting will take place at the GATFACS Business Session at the Georgia ACTE Summer Conference.

Georgia ACTE Summer Pre-conference Workshops

Registration will be opening soon on CTAERN for the following GACTE preconference sessions held on June 9:

FCCLA Adviser Bootcamp
Sunday, June 9th from 1:00PM-5:00PM

New Teacher Networking Workshop
Sunday, June 9th from 11:00AM -12:00PM

** You do not have to be registered for the GACTE Conference to attend these preconference sessions.  Registration opens soon at **

GACTE Summer Conference will be held June 10-13 - registration for the full conference can be found at: 

SCAD Educator Forum at SCAD Savannah

*Registration is now open!*

June 23-28,2024   Program details 

At the SCAD Educator Forum, or SEF, educators revitalize their creative energy while learning new skills through a variety of educational and recreational activities in the midst of a bustling art scene.  

Educators will receive a certificate awarding 20 hours of instruction.  

If an educator has three or more students sign up for SCAD Summer Seminars, he or she would be eligible for a scholarship to SEF.  

Email Kimya if you have any questions:

New and improved option to pay ACTE/GACTE/GATFACS membership dues!


Dues payment includes:

  • ACTE Membership Dues $80
  • Additional Division Dues $10 each (if applicable)
  • State Association Dues $35
  • State Division Dues $15

Base Total $130 (add $10 for additional dues if applicable)


  • Payment must be paid by October 31st. (postmarked by October 21st)
  • Please make checks payable to GATFACS. (school or system checks only)
  • Form or list of names for whom the payment is for should accompany check - if school or system is paying for multiple people.

Send payment to:

PO Box 996
Buena Vista, GA 31803


Invoices will not be automatically emailed. Invoices will be sent to the email provided within 10 business days.

If you have questions, email Megan Scott at

2023 GATFACS Fall Newsletter

In our newsletter you will find essential updates about GATFACS as well as membership/renewal and our Winter Conference Registration at the Great Wolf Lodge!
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Join or Renew your ACTE membership!

Must be up to date for GATFACS and GACTE conferences

Join/Renew here: