Overview of Educators Rising

Educators Rising is a national membership organization for aspiring teachers and their mentors. If you are leading or participating in a school-based program that helps young people explore teaching — in secondary or postsecondary — consider joining Educators Rising to connect with peers and experts around the country who are focusing on the same issues and challenges. 

Fast Facts about Educators Rising

As a Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO), Educators Rising offers resources and opportunities that integrate directly into the academic programs of “teacher academy” career and technical education courses at the high school level.


-More than 2,400 schools have joined our free national network.
-More than 43,000 students have signed up as rising educators, and 51% of our student network is comprised of students of color.
-31 states and regions have become official Educators Rising affiliates. (Students and teacher leaders outside these 31 affiliates are still enthusiastically welcome to join!)

What We Offer

-EdRising Academy curriculum*
-“Beginning to Teach” micro-credentials*
-EdRising Virtual Campus 
-Standards for rising educators 
-National conference**