Mandate of the Association of Cooperative Educators (ACE)
To strengthen cooperatives and the cooperative movement by promoting innovative educational responses to social and economic changes.
To provide members a forum to highlight programs and practices that increase understanding, innovation and professionalism in cooperative education. ACE benefits cooperative education and the cooperative movement by:
Promoting cooperative research.
Developing linkages between universities, cooperatives and supporting organizations.
Building capacity to support the development of innovation and acumen in cooperatives.
Spreading the word by providing resources on cooperative education.