The Association of State School Teachers of Northern Greece (E.K.A.D.E.V.E.) was established in 1975 and has members from Macedonia, Thessaly and Thrace.

It is a non-profit scientific organization and its main goals are the advancement of English Language Teaching, the scientific and educational research and the submission of proposals for the improvement of Greek Education.

In order to achieve its goals, E.K.A.D.E.V.E. organizes educational meetings, seminars and conferences, exchanges views with similar Greek and European organizations and publishes the scientific journal "ISSUES".

It also organizes trips and happenings that aim at English Language Teachers΄ closer relationship and entertainment.