Ensuring that the arts are an integral part of quality Pre-K to 12 education to promote students' personal development and academic performance.


Kansas A+ Pre-Application Information Meeting

The Kansas Alliance for Arts Education (KSAAE) and the Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission (KCAIC) would like to invite you to our pre-application information meeting. This the final meeting to learn about A+ Schools and the opportunity for two Kansas schools to participate in a pilot program based on the A+ Essentials ™.  In today’s innovation-based economy, creativity is at a premium. KCAIC and

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Professional Development Workshop – “Unpacking the National Arts Standards”

Join us on February 28, 2015 for a day long workshop titled “Unpacking the National Arts Standards:  an Arts Education Workshop for Teachers of Music, Arts, Theatre & Dance.  This program is co-sponsored with the Missouri Alliance for Arts Education, Mid-America Arts Alliance, and the KSAAE.  Keynote speaker, Steve Williams, is the former Arts Consultant to the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education in Missouri. 

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Summer 2014 Meetings

The Kansas Alliance for the Arts in Education participated in two arts education conferences this past summer.  The KSAAE partnered with other institutions to help make these opportunities possible. The first conference, “The Artful Core: Uncommon Approaches to the Common Core“ was made possible through a joint partnership with the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, The Missouri Alliance for Arts Education, and the Kansas Alliance for the Arts in

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