American Association of Teachers and Trainers also known as AAOTT was founded as an individual membership organization devoted solely to the improvement of teachers and trainers. Formed in US AAOTT has been providing internationally accepted professional development programs for aspiring as well as experienced teaching candidates in United States of America and also for other International teachers and trainers. Teachers and trainers around the world come together to define, promote and improve the profession through networking, education and certification. The objective of this association is to help teachers and trainers develop and advance their careers. The AAOTT will provide a place for teachers and trainers around the world to gather, share experiences and enrich their knowledge.


To bring a positive impact in education through professional connections and development of teachers and trainers.


The mission of the American Association of Teachers and Trainers (AAOTT) is to define, promote and improve the teaching and training profession globally through networking, education and certification.

Jean Augustin

  • President

Jean Augustin is the president of AAOTT. He received his BS in Electrical Engineering from New York University, New York and holds MS and PhD degrees in Columbia University. He works to fulfill the School of Education’s top priorities: serving students, working with local schools and postsecondary institutions, human services agencies, and other partners to strengthen social and educational justice in the t the state of California. The president is responsible for developing strategies that facilitate administrator, faculty and staff capacity to serve and meet the needs of the school’s students and constituients.
Eva Kastner Puschi

  • Executive Vice President

Eva Kastner Puschi, oversees the Office of Student Success and attends to various student related matters. She has master’s degrees in Education from Princeton University. She closely works with Registrar’s Office, student, colleges and Professional Enrollment, and other university key constituents, She also attends to AAOTT internationalization efforts and student related policies and procedures. She collaborates international seminars, courses and award ceremony.