AAEC 2016 Summer Arts Institutes

Over 130 teachers attended AAEC Arts Institutes during the summer of 2016!

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Inupiaq 2016

21 teachers attended the one-week
Inupiaq Cultural Arts Institute in Point Hope

Sitka 2016

16 teachers attended the one-week Sitka Advanced Institute

Juneau 2016

16 teachers attended the two-week Basic Arts Institute in Juneau

Fairbanks 2016

45 teachers attended the one-week AAEC ‘Arts are Exceptional’ Institute

Nome 2016

21 teachers attended the two-week Basic Arts Institute in Nome

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. Our mission is to advance teaching and learning in and through the arts across Alaska by:

 

  • Prepares and supports educators to teach the arts across the curriculum

  • Promotes the awareness of the importance of teaching and learning in and through the arts

  • Expands the opportunities to fulfill its mission through meaningful and ongoing relationships with partners,grantors, donors and alumni

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Latest News from AAEC

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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Proposed Art Content Standards waiting for State Board approval

The Alaska Arts Education Consortium headed up an effort last year to rewrite the Art Content Standards.  A diverse committee from throughout Alaska worked long and hard to redesign these standards. The new proposed Art Standards have been presented to the public and... read more

A history of AAEC

Interested in a year by year history of AAEC, download this:   A Short History of AAEC (390 downloads) read more

2016 District Membership

AAEC is offering district memberships for the 2015-2016 school year. Your timely renewal ensures priority space and discounted fees in upcoming professional development opportunities for teachers and administrators, up to date news and research, in-service support, and recognition and awards for outstanding leaders in arts education.

We would be proud to have you join other districts. Together we will continue to advance the mission of “promoting learning in and through the arts for all Alaskan students.” Please update your district membership today.

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Alaska State Council on the Arts
National Endowment for the Arts
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