AALA Membership

AALA has several levels of membership in addition to active LAUSD Administrators. They are detailed as follows:

Active Members

Active members include both classified and certificated administrators.  Certificated administrators are those on the LAUSD certificated Master Salary Table (G), with the exception of “Confidential” administrators.  Classified management personnel are identified by class in the Unit J contract.   The District will automatically deduct AALA bargaining unit dues from salary warrants. Administrators may become active voting members of AALA by completing a membership packet, consisting of an application and salary deduction authorization card.

Payroll deduction of dues continues as long as the administrator’s assignment is within the bargaining unit.

Active members’ rights include the following:

    • Membership in a professional organization
    • Voting on negotiated changes to the contract
    • Involvement in AALA policy-making and governance as a Representative Assembly or Executive Board member
    • Contractual protection of your working conditions
    • Opportunities for professional development
    • Receipt of the weekly Update
    • Invitation to special events, both general and departmental
    • Networking with colleagues
    • AALA Member Discount Card
    • No cost accidental death and dismemberment policy (AD&D)
    • Discounted voluntary insurance policies long-term care, auto and homeowners, etc.

Active member dues: $490 per year

To apply for active membership:

AALA will send you a member packet that includes a payroll authorization card, PAC designation card, and beneficiary form for the group AD&D insurance policy.

 

 Associate Members – AALA Alumni

AALA Alumni, or Associate Members, are administrators at all levels who have retired and want to keep current with District activities and remain connected with their retired colleagues and friends. AALA Alumni do not have voting rights.

Associate member benefits include the following:

    • Receipt of the weekly Update
    • Invitation to the Fall Reception
    • Invitations to the Fall and Spring Alumni Lucheons
    • Continued contact with colleagues, retired and active
    • Updated Health Benefits Information
    • Updated Information regarding LAUSD
    • Hearing aids at group savings for member and extended family
    • Discounted voluntary insurance, including auto and homeowners, and others
    • Access to AALA’s Member Discount Card

Alumni Associate member dues: $45 per year

Apply for Alumni Associate Membership: Alumni Member

 

District Associate Members

District Associate Members are “confidential” District administrators, who are neither obligated to join AALA nor eligible for active participation. Membership as a District Associate provides the opportunity to keep informed about the activities of fellow administrators, colleagues, and friends.

District Associate member privileges include the following:

    • Participation in all general AALA meetings
    • Participation in all AALA functions and activities
    • Subscription to the weekly Update
    • Discounted voluntary insurance, including long-term care, auto and homeowners, and others
    • AALA Member Discount Card

District Associate dues: $100 per year

Apply for District Associate Membership:  District Associate Member.

 

Affiliate Members

Affiliate members are certificated employees who are aspiring administrators or no longer eligible to be Active members of AALA. Affiliate membership offers multiple opportunities to keep updated on the activities of administrative colleagues and friends.

Affiliate member benefits include the following:

    • Participation in all general AALA meetings
    • Participation in all AALA functions and activities
    • Subscription to the weekly Update
    • Discounted voluntary insurance – long-term care, auto and home
    • AALA Member Discount Card
    • Counseling to facilitate professional growth, upon request

Affiliate membership dues: $50 per year

Apply for Affiliate Membership:  Affiliate Member.

 

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