Join KDP

Welcome to a Teaching Community that Appreciates YOU!


Join a community of teachers who celebrate your achievements, encourage your progress, and become life-long colleagues.

Whether you are completing a teaching degree or certification; seeking an advanced degree; or have been teaching for years — the KDP is for you. Along with a community of peer support, being a successful teacher requires best-in-class resources at every stage. 

How do I join KDP? Start here: 

I am a: 

Student                                            Teacher Professional

$65/Year + Chapter Dues                           $95/Year


When you join KDP, you get:

Join today to access student benefits or teacher professional benefits that support you throughout your career with best practices, advice, and resources including:
  • Recognition for your academic achievement
  • Member-exclusive scholarships
  • Discounted certification test preparation assistance
  • Career-long support for your professional development
  • Best practice, real-world classroom videos
  • Classroom grants
  • Much, much more

Am I eligible to join?

To be a member, you must meet the following minimum requirements:

  1. Degree-seeking students shall be enrolled in or have already completed 6 hours of education courses; have a minimum collegiate GPA of 3.0 (or the equivalent of 3.0 on a 4.0 grading scale if a different system is used by the institution); and support KDP’s mission, vision, and values.
  2. Alternative Certification candidates with a bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree shall be enrolled in or have already completed 6 hours of education courses and support KDP’s mission, vision, and values. There is no GPA requirement for someone who is pursuing teaching credentials and has earned a baccalaureate degree.
  3.  Teachers who are in-service professionals with a degree. 

Join KDP

Get access to all of these valuable benefits and more!