The purpose of the KERN ASSOCIATION OF EDUCATIONAL OFFICE PROFESSIONALS shall be to promote professional interest in educational non-certificated positions in the offices of the educational institutions and allied groups within the County of Kern; to provide opportunities for individual training and advancement within the school system of the County of Kern; and to provide a clearing house for administrators and employees for ideas and methods which will result in a finer and more efficient service to the schools and community.
The mission of the Kern Association of Educational Office Professionals is to provide the membership with opportunities for professional growth and leadership through networking of ideas and information, recognizing achievements, serving the youth of our schools and our community, and providing fellowship with other educational office professionals.
KAEOP is a professional association for classified employees working for Kern County Schools. We welcome all educational support professionals, including office managers, secretaries, instructional assistants, educational assistants, paraprofessionals, library techs, tech specialists and other support staff
KAEOP's Executive Board is responsible for the month to month activities of the organization. It is comprised of ten board members who are elected each spring to serve the following year. As stated in our bylaws, all committee chairs will be considered ex-officio members of the KAEOP Board and will be encouraged to attend all board meetings.