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Member Benefits

ACEI members are offered many benefits that are specific to their member category. These benefits include publications, subscriptions, event registration discounts, insurance discounts, online training, and more. Some benefits may not apply to various geographic locations. For a detailed listing of your member benefits by member category, click here and select your member category.

If you have additional questions on member benefits, please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 1-800-423-3563 and we will assist you. You must have your ACEI Member Number to be eligible for member discounts.

Below are just a few benefits that are offered to our members:

ACEI Member Insurance Program

For many years, ACEI has been a part of the Trust for Insuring Educators, a group of over 60 education focused associations brought together by Forrest T. Jones & Company to provide insurance discounts to offer to their association members. Members are eligible for favorable group pricing, specialized coverages, and association discounts on insurance protection from leading carriers. More than 15 plans are offered through the Trust for Insuring Educators (TIE) and include:

• Professional liability Insurance plans
• GEICO auto, motorcycle, homeowners and renters insurance
• Term life, accident and disability plans from New York Life
• ACA compliant health plans; dental, cancer and long-term care insurance

Learn more about all of these plans, apply online or download applications by visiting the ACEI Member Insurance Program, administered by Forrest T. Jones & Company or call (800) 821-7303. These insurance benefits are available to members in the United States.


Online Training

ACEI is proud to partner with ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI), the leading distance training provider in the child care industry to offer benefits to our Basic members. ACEI Basic members receive six (6) free hours of professional development coursework from CCEI and subscription discounts. These courses are delivered online and are available in English and Spanish.

Click here for instructions on signing up for your 6 free hours of online training. You must have your ACEI Member Number to be eligible for your 6 free hours. ACEI members also may purchase an unlimited subscription of training for one year for a special member rate of $89.00. Learn more about this offer here.