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PDK Chapter Services

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Types of Membership

Professional Membership ($95)

Student Membership ($52.50)
Available to graduate and undergraduate students (full and part-time)

Membership Benefits

(Benefits are the same for both types of membership.)

  • Kappan magazine
  • Kappan Professional Development Study Guide
  • Networking through local PDK events
  • Opportunities to travel abroad through PDK International Study Tours
  • Scholarships, grants, academic awards, and leadership opportunities
  • Professional development webinars
  • Online archive of data from the PDK/Gallup Poll of the Public's Attitudes Toward the Public Schools


Fall and spring dinners with featured keynote speakers, regular professional development and networking events.

Scholarships and Awards

  • Emerging Leaders - Recognition and networking for up-and-coming thought leaders in education
  • Graduate Fellowships - Get financial support for your pursuit of an advanced degree.
  • International Study Tour Scholarships - Assistance for participating in a PDK International study tour.
  • Prospective Educator Scholarships - College scholarships for high school students with a connection to PDK (including Future Educators Association┬« members) who will major in education.
  • PDK Project Grants - Support for an education project in your area.