Why Become An ACEL Member?

As a member of ACEL, you will have immediate opportunities to strengthen and develop your leadership capabilities while continually building on your professional development as a leader in all parts of the education sector.

In each Australian state and territory there is an active branch of ACEL working to ensure local needs are met. Our strategic networks continue to generate research and development work necessary to inform and support educational leadership.

Exclusive Range of ACEL Membership Benefits

Receive discounted membership rates for:

In-House Journals

As a ACEL member you will receive access to ACEL’s in house journals: ‘The Australian Education Leader’ (AEL), ‘Leading and Managing’ (L&M) and ‘Perspectives on Educational Leadership’. Click Here to read more.

Members who produce academic papers on topics of interest to the educational community, especially around leadership and change management in the school environment, will be considered for publication.

Awards and Recognition

ACEL Members can use the post-nominal “MACEL”.

Outstanding members awarded a Fellowship are conferred the prestigious “FACEL” title.

Members are eligible to nominate and be nominated for ACEL awards, presented both at state-level and the National Awards ceremony annually. Click Here to read more.