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

Student Video Contest A Success!

Thank you to all the students who submitted entries for the video contest sponsored by the Kansas Alliance for Arts in Education.  Check out all of the video submissions on the KSAAE YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6O-7sFnt2dOjB_Rm6MfmMw/videos?flow=list&live_view=500&sort=dd&view=1.    The two videos which received the highest scores were as follows: 1st Place: “I Need Art” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLM1nSLIvCg submitted by Hannah Reynolds of Roosevelt Elementary School, McPherson,KS 2nd Place:  “Appreciation of

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Professional Development Conference September 21

KSAAE sponsored its second annual professional development conference, “Common Core Takes Flight with Arts Integration” at Friends University in Wichita, KS. Dr. Mary Palmer is a respected national consultant on arts integration and was the invited keynote speaker for the day. Nationally known artist Stephen Johnson and Kansas Poet Laureate Wyatt Townley were presenters, along with Joyce Huser from the Kansas State Department of

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Two Professional Development Opportunities

The Kansas Alliance for the Arts in Education is excited to inform you about two upcoming arts education conferences.  The KSAAE is partnering with other institutions to help make these opportunities possible. The first conference, “The Artful Core: Uncommon Approaches to the Common Core“ is being made possible through a joint partnership with the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, The Missouri Alliance for Arts Education, and the Kansas Alliance

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