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Kappa Delta Pi

Alpha Epsilon Gamma - GCU's chapter of Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education is the premiere honor society for people who are preparing for, engaged in, or retired from the teaching profession. The society provides support and resources to prepare those students to become the next generation of teacher leaders.

In order to be eligible for membership in the society, undergraduate students MUST have completed 12 semester hours in their program of study with a minimum of 3.0 GPA; and graduate students MUST have a minimum of 3.25 GPA.

Students who meet the eligibility requirements must submit an e-mail to by April 1st . An on-campus induction is usually held right after the College of Education Convocation ceremony in May.

Member Benefits

Keeping You at the Head of the Class

For more information on any of these benefits or services, contact your Chapter Resource Consultant at 800.284-3167.

 Stay current on educational practices and issues or capitalize on publishing opportunities with KDP's award-winning quarterlies.

  • New Teacher Advocate - FREE to first-year members!
  • The Record - FREE to active members beginning their second year of membership! Refereed!
  • The Educational Forum - Refereed, scholarly journal.
  • Novice Notes - semester-series newsletter for teacher-education student members; four student-centered topics mailed each year.
  • Monthly practical tips for the classroom, Ideas to Go.
  • Books supporting educators at discount prices: ABC's of Classroom
  • Management, Ready, Set, Teach!, Star Teachers of Children in Poverty, and more.

Connect with a large network of peers, experienced teachers, and renowned educators at award-winning regional and national conferences.

  • I TEACH Regional Conferences.
  • Chapter Leadership Summits and Cluster Meetings.
  • International Biennial Convocation.

Save time, money, and frustration.

  • $100,000 in scholarships (60) and $150 Teacher Classroom grants (75).
  • 15% off Choice Hotels.
  • 15% off teacher supplies.
  • 10% off and Popcorn Factory.
  • 5% off National and Alamo car rentals
  • Discounts on car, medical, and professional liability insurance, including student teaching liability insurance-only $15 for $1,000,000 in coverage.

Access educator-approved resources at KDP Online 

  • Teacher Hotline - a team of National State Teachers of the Year confidentially answers your questions
  • Education News-collection of top articles in education, updated weekly
  • Quality Web sites on hot topics in education, resources, and lesson plans
  • Resource Roundup-monthly e-mail of top web site for types of educators.

Career and employment assistance online and in print

  • Career Assistance at
  • Directory of teacher-licensure departments by state
  • with access to a national database of job openings.
  • The ABC's of Job-Hunting for Teachers book-available through the KDP Store   

For more information on any of these benefits or services, contact your Chapter Resource Consultant at 800.284-3167.