2024 Champions of Arts in Education announced!

Since 2012, the Champions of Arts in Education Award has honored individuals or organizations who promote high quality learning in and through the arts.
This award highlights the positive impact of the arts on the lives of our children and youth.
Please join us in recognizing the 2022-23 school year’s Champions: Savanna Strongheart and Rhianna Herbert.

Rural Arts Initiative Project

Rural Arts Initiative was a new endeavor of AAEC with a plan to recruit 5 rural Alaskan districts to join us and work together to expand arts and cultural arts in their schools and communities. The overarching goal of the Rural Arts Initiative (RAI) is to expand arts...

Data Project

The Alaska Arts Education Consortium, together with support from other organizations in Alaska, applied for and received an NEA grant to support the DATA Project. Or as is titled in the grant: Alaska Arts Education Data Project: A Collective Impact Initiative on...

AAEC Celebrates #International Dot Day!

This slideshow requires JavaScript. Educators and kids across Alaska gathered to celebrate International Dot Day for the first Art Byte of the 2023-2024 school year! “International Dot Day, a global celebration of creativity, courage and collaboration, began...