The Association of Southeast Asian Teacher Education Network (AsTEN) is a network of premier leading Teacher Education Institutions (TEIs) of the countries in the ASEAN. The goal of the association is to address issues, challenges, and concerns relevant to teacher education programs, practices and policies in the ASEAN Region. It will also serve as a vehicle for collaboration in both academic and research endeavors within and across member institutions that will ultimately benefit the ASEAN nations and peoples.
As a member of AsTEN, the TEI must meet the following criteria:
AsTEN envisions to prepare and to adapt to the changes and challenges brought about by the ASEAN integration, with a focus on Teacher Education.