Join us in Fairbanks, November 16th and 17th for the 2017 Alaska Afterschool Conference
The Alaska Afterschool Conference is designed to support the professional development of Alaska's out-of-school time providers, featuring more than 40 workshops. This conference is a partnership between the State of Alaska Department of Education & Early Development and the Alaska Afterschool Network.
Preconference STEM Institute (Additional fee )
November 15, 8am - 2:30pm
Site Visits (Included with general admission)
November 15, 2:30-5pm
Alaska Afterschool Conference
November 16, 8am - 5:05pm
November 17, 8:30am - 3pm
Early Bird registration will be live until September 30th!
Early Bird ($75) registration closes at 11:30 pm on September 30, 2017.
General Admission ($100) registration starts at 11:31 pm on September 30, 2017.
NEW Preconference STEM Institute
New this year there will be a Preconference STEM institute for programs whose staff/volunteers are focused on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) learning. For more information on this , click the button below.
Interested in running one of the 45 workshops being held at the conference? Click the link below for a workshop proposal form!
Email your workshop proposal form to Tazzarella@akafterschool.org
Deadline to apply: September 30, 2017
Program Site Visits
More information on Program site visits will be available before September 30th
A group block has been held at the Westmark Hotel in Fairbanks for conference attendees to book hotel rooms during their stay in Fairbanks. Availability is limited, please use our group code when booking your hotel rooms: AASC2017
Book your hotel rooms by going online to the Westmark Hotel website to make reservations using the conference's group code or
Individual reservations can be made by guests calling the hotel's reservation desk at 1- 800-544-0970
Travel scholarships* are to assist Alaska Afterschool Network partners with travel to the Alaska Afterschool Conference, November 16-17, 2017, in Fairbanks, Alaska. 21st Century Community Learning Center grantees are not eligible to apply.
Scholarships are intended to cover travel cost (airfare, mileage) associated with travel to and from the conference. Scholarship recipients are asked to cover additional expenses, such as registration, per diem, and hotel accommodations. Partners receiving scholarships are expected to attend the entire two days of the conference while in Fairbanks, and to represent the Alaska Afterschool Network well.
*All scholarship funds are provided by the Alaska Afterschool Network.
Interested in sponsoring this event? Each sponsor receives recognition on all print, website and media promotional materials before, during, and after the conference. For more information:
Thank You to our conference sponsors!
2017 Alaska Afterschool Conference
November 16-17 in Fairbanks
Pre-Conference STEM Institute — November 15
Hope to see you there!