AAEC has gone Virtual!

AAEC has gone Virtual!

Once a year the board of AAEC gathers together to plan for the coming year, meet new members, and develop the friendships that allow us to work remotely for the rest of the year. Clearly, things have changed and we had our first ever Virtual Board Meeting in late...
AAEC held our first ever remote 2-week Arts Institute!

AAEC held our first ever remote 2-week Arts Institute!

Having planned for four Arts Institutes in various parts of the state, when Covid hit we made the decision to cancel most events.  However, the Juneau Arts & Culture Institute, went ahead with planning and presenting a 2 week Institute.  There were 29 participants...
2020 Champions of Arts in Education

2020 Champions of Arts in Education

The annual AAEC Champions of Arts in Education Award honors individuals and organizations from around Alaska whose efforts in teaching and supporting the arts across the curriculum ensure that all of Alaska’s students learn in and through the arts.  This year...
2019 AAEC Annual Board Retreat

2019 AAEC Annual Board Retreat

The Board of Directors of the Alaska Arts Education Consortium met in Anchorage on October 4th and 5th for annual planning session.  Much was accomplished in our short annual meeting at the BP Energy Center (thank you) . Watch for AAEC opportunities soon.

March is Alaska Arts Education Month…make the most of it!!

Alaska’s Commissioner of Education Dr. Michael Johnson has issued a proclamation making March Alaska’s Arts Education Month.  We hope to celebrate the arts every day, week and month but March showcases our collective efforts. Please download and post this...

2019 Champions of Arts in Education…Congratulations!

The annual AAEC Champions of Arts in Education Award honors individuals and organizations from around the state, whose efforts in teaching and supporting the arts across the curriculum ensure that all of Alaska’s students learn in and through the arts.  This year’s honorees are Claire Scott, Linnus Danner, Sharon Clavette, and Angie Chervenak.

AAEC Board Member receives Governor’s Arts and Humanities Award

Nita Yurrliq Rearden, longtime AAEC Board Member and advocate for arts education, received the 2019 Governor’s Arts and Humanities Award for Arts Education on February 7th. The Governor’s Arts and Humanities Awards is an annual partnership between the...