Center for the American Idea

Academic Alliance

As the Center continues to expand its programs nationally and broaden the types of programs and resources available to teachers, the Center has established the new “American Idea Academic Alliance” to foster community and collegiality among our teachers.  In Phase I of building our Academic Alliance, we are inviting members to join our Founders Club.

Academic Alliance Benefits for Regular Members
- Eligibility for our Teacher of the Quarter recognition
- Certificate of Membership (suitable for framing)
- First invitations to “Evening at the Center” social events and talks
- Directory of Academic Alliance Members (for Members Only, with opt out)
- Discounts on all of our books
- Regular Member discounted tuition on our new “Master Teacher” Certification program!  (Stay tuned for Certification details in the next Pluribus!)

Academic Alliance Founders’ Club
As a Founding Member of the American Idea Academic Alliance you will receive all of the Regular Member benefits, plus:
- Listed on a permanent “Founders’ Honor Roll” on our CAI website
- “Founders’ Receptions” to socialize with visiting Guest Professors
- Founding Member discounted tuition for our “Master Teacher” Certification program
- An autographed copy of Dr. Bradley Birzer’s latest book on the
historian Christopher Dawson 

Registration Information

Regular Academic Alliance Membership is only $50 in annual dues.  Teachers can join the Founders’ Club with a one-time tax-deductible contribution in the amount of $250, and annual dues thereafter of $50.  Note that Founders’ Club enrollment will close December 31, 2008.

May 28th, "Evening at the Center"

List of founders

Thank you for taking the lead on this important new Member-driven initiative!  Let’s keep this momentum going by introducing the Alliance to colleagues.

For further information, contact John Rocha, Director of Institutional Advancement, at 713-984-1343, ext. 110.