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Join us in Anchorage, November 29th and 30th for the 2018 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. 


Conference Schedule:

Pre-conference Institute (Additional fee)

November 28, 8am - 2:30pm


Site Visits (Included with general admission)

November 28, 2:30 - 5pm


Alaska Afterschool Conference

November 29, 8am - 5:05pm 

November 30, 8:30am - 4:30pm


Early Bird Registration                                     Preconference Institute

Workshop Proposals                                          Program Site Visits

Hotel Accommodations                                     Travel Scholarships

Sponsorship Opportunities

Early Bird registration will be live until September 30th! 

Early Bird ($100) registration closes at 11:30 pm on October 12, 2018.

General Admission ($125) registration starts at 11:31 pm on October 12, 2018.

Preconference Institute

More information to be announced. 

Workshop Proposals

Interested in offering 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, 2018

Program Site Visits

More information on Program site visits will be available before September 30th

Hotel Accommodations

A group block has been held at the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel for conference attendees to book hotel rooms at a discounted rate during their stay in Anchorage. Please book your hotel rooms by using the following link - Sheraton Anchorage Hotel. Availability is limited.

Travel Scholarships

Travel scholarships* are to assist Alaska Afterschool Network partners with travel to the Alaska Afterschool Conference, November 29-30, 2018, in Anchorage, 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 Anchorage, and to represent the Alaska Afterschool Network well. 


*All scholarship funds are provided by the Alaska Afterschool Network. 

Sponsorship Opportunities

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 2017 conference sponsors! 

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2018 Alaska Afterschool Conference
November 29-30 in Anchorage

Preconference Institute — November 28

Hope to see you there!



The 2018 Alaska Afterschool Conference will be held on Thursday & Friday, November 29-30. A Preconference Institute & site visits will be held prior to the conference on Wednesday, November 28.


This year's conference will be held in Anchorage, Alaska, at the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel & Spa.

More info?

For more information or questions about the conference, contact us.