The Albanian School Illyria launches free online classes

January 2021 The Albanian School Illyria located in Boston Massachusetts has launched free online classes offered to Albanians or anyone interested in learning Albanian. Instructors and students are located worldwide and are given the unique opportunity to participate in classes that teach skills and provide opportunities to learn. Albanian School – Illyria focuses on the Read More …

Congratulations To Our 2020 Scholarship Winners!

The Albanian American Educators Association is delighted to announce the winners of the 2020 AAEA Scholarships chosen by the AAEA Scholarship Committee. We congratulate the accomplished High School Seniors who who were awarded our 2020 AAEA Scholarship: Isabella Camaj and Gabriela Shpijati Isabella Camaj Isabella’s essay entitled “The Music That Keeps My Culture Alive”  wonderfully discusses Read More …

Congratulations To Our 2019 Scholarship winners!

The Albanian American Educators Association is delighted to announce the winners of the 2019 AAEA Scholarships chosen by the AAEA Scholarship Committee. We congratulate the accomplished High School Seniors who who were awarded our 2019 AAEA Scholarship: Aaron Selenica and Mary Camaj Aaron Selenica Aaron’s essay shares his experiences of growing up as a second generation Read More …

• Elementary School Job Opportunities

Job Openings! Vacancies in an Elementary School in Brooklyn at PS 262K Grades 1, 2, 3, Technology and Science cluster.  1-6 certification a must – General Education (Special Education certification need not apply) Please send resumes to Assistant Principal – Ms. Desiree D. Barter at: dbarter@schools.nyc.gov.

• Fulbright Scholar Program in Albania

Continue your scholarly journey…to Albania! The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program invites professionals and academics in all disciplines to apply for a teaching and/or research grant to Albania for the 2019-20 academic year. Award opportunities are available in: All Disciplines While this teaching and/or research opportunity is open to any disciplines, American Studies, Communications, Computer Science, Education, Read More …

• Congratulations to our Scholarship Winners!

AAEA is proud of the all the student contestants and educators who participated in this year’s essay contest and who joined us in celebrating Albanian Heritage. AAEA would like to congratulate our two outstanding scholarship winners:  Vjola Ostreni and Silvana Martinaj     Both students have demonstrated outstanding academic performance, composed excellent essays, and will be attending college in September. Congrats on Read More …

• Happy Teacher’s Appreciation Week!

From all of us here at AAEA, we thank all of our incredible teachers. We wouldn’t be here without you! One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.” – Malala Yousafzai Check out our Facebook and Instagram page for daily updates this week.

• New Scholarship Announcement!

The Bronx UFT High School District/Pathways to Graduation is sponsoring a scholarship for the 2018 year.  Scholarship Information: Candidates must be on track to obtain a High school diploma or High school equivalency diploma by June 2018 in the Bronx, NY. Applicants must attach a letter of recommendation from current or former instructor to their Read More …

• Join us for our Spring Meeting!

The UFT Albanian Heritage Committee and the Albanian American Educators Association are proud to welcome Dr. Azeta Kola to our Spring Meeting! Dr. Kola will speak on the role of education and its impact on improving the lives of recent immigrants. Her lecture will touch on how education can be used as a tool for Read More …