2016 Summer Arts Institutes

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Sitka 2015

32 Educators attended the Arts, Culture and Technology (ACT) Institute for week

Juneau 2015

30 Educators attended the two week Basic Arts Institute 

Bethel 2015

26 Educators attended the one week Yup’ik Arts Institute

About AAEC

The Alaska Arts Education Consortium (AAEC) is an affiliation of school districts, organizations and individuals committed to preparing and supporting educators so that they can teach the arts across the curriculum. AAEC is a member of the Kennedy Center Arts Education Alliance. Our mission is to promote high achievement for all Alaskan students in and through the arts by:

  • Creating and sustaining communication networks
  • Initiating and strengthening community partnerships
  • Preparing and supporting educators through professional development.
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Latest News from AAEC

Music Makes Math, Science Learnable

There is a new website supporting the inter-relationship between music and learning math and science. According to Herbie Hancock and Secretary of Education John King, the website features free resources for teachers, bringing together the best apps and lessons in... read more

2016 Summer Arts Institutes Open for Registration

AAEC is hosting 5  Arts Institutes during the summer of 2016. In each, teachers will have the opportunity to attend in-depth art education training.  These are being held through-out Alaska. See below for registration links. Registration is still open for the Juneau... read more
March Proclaimed Alaska Arts Education Month

March Proclaimed Alaska Arts Education Month

Governor Walker made an executive proclamation that March is Alaska’s Arts Education Month. Follow the ‘Read More..’ link below to download the PDF version of the Proclamation. Please share, post and forward at your will. Thank you for getting the word out.

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Champions for the Arts in Education…

Champions for the Arts in Education…

AAEC annually honors individuals as Champions of Arts in Education. We believes these Champions carry the torch for arts education through high-caliber instruction, arts support, and ongoing arts promotion and support our mission “to promote learning in and through the arts for all Alaska students.”

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Alaska State Council on the Arts
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