Arts Education Institute Information & Registration2019-07-11T11:03:54-05:00

20th annual Arts Education Institute

July 15-18, 2019

The Arts Education Institute (AEI) offers professional development in arts and learning for all South Dakota teachers and administrators Pre-K through 12th grade.

AEI offers an educational and fun-filled week of learning to infuse the arts into classrooms and curriculum development. This year hands-on art and music workshops offer many opportunities for all Pre-K through 12th grade educators July 15-18 at Northern State University in Aberdeen, South Dakota.

You DO NOT need to be an educator to attend AEI, we encourage everyone to attend.

AEI is offered for up to two graduate, undergraduate, recertification (CEU) or career technical (CTE) credits.


Questions?  Email Shari Kosel
Class sizes are limited!  We urge you to sign up early to get the workshops you prefer.

Updated 7.1.19

CLOSED WORKSHOPS:

  • Basic Stained Glass for the Art Instructor with Thom Berg
  • Beginner & Intermediate Watercolor with Peter Kilian
  • Spray Paint Arts with Mandy DeWitt
  • Printmaking with Peter Kilian
  • Form Thrown Altered with Gratia Brown

CANCELED WORKSHOPS:

  • Soft Sculpture; an adventure into more advanced wet felting with Hannah Hamerl
  • Title-Relief Sculpture with Roger Schara
  • Paper Mache with Roger Schara
  • Fast Tech with Quinten Owens
  • Artsome Astronomy I & II with DeVee Dietz & Dr. Marie Steckelberg

STEP ONE: Register for the workshop(s)

Register today!

STEP TWO: Register for grad/undergrad credit

NSU Graduate/Undergraduate Course Registration (Complete by July 15)
AEI Schedule
Workshop descriptions & supply lists

AEI NSU Syllabus

AEI REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS:
Participation is open to educators who complete the registration requirements.   Workshops are on a first come basis and are limited to 12 participants. After June 1st registrations are accepted on a space available basis.  Workshops with at least eight students will be confirmed, while those with fewer than eight registrants are subject to cancellation.

PROGRAM FEES PER CREDIT (TWO CREDIT MAX)
Early Bird Registration fee $50 per workshop due by June 1, $65 after.
Housing fee The price per single room is $25 and double room is $22 + 8.5% tax.  Payable at time of check-in.  Checks only accepted.

Graduate/undergraduate $40 per credit (payable at time of registration 7:30-8:15am 7/15)
PLEASE COMPLETE THIS FORM PRIOR TO JULY 15 IF TAKING FOR GRAD/UNDERGRAD CREDIT
Renewal credits available for no extra charge
​SD DOE Renewal Application & Requirements

HOUSING
Great Plains West. The price per single room is $25 and double room is $22 + 8.5% tax.  Payable at time of check-in.  Checks only accepted.

LOCATION
Classes are held at Northern State University 1200 South Jay Street, Northern State University.  Workshops will be in held in Dacotah Hall, Spafford Hall, Krickac Auditorium and the Johnson Fine Arts Center on campus.

MEALS
Einstein’s bagel and coffee shop summer hours are from 7:30- 2pm  available in the Student center.

CANCELLATION POLICY
Please notify us of a cancelation as soon as possible by contacting Shari Kosel.  Full refund before June 14.

SESSION DATES:
JULY 15-18
Participants can choose two intensive two –day workshops meeting Monday/Tuesday and Wednesday/Thursday 8:30am-5:00pm.

AEI is sponsored by Arts South Dakota, the South Dakota Arts Council and Northern State University.
South Dakota Arts Council support is provided with funds from the State of South Dakota,
through the Department of Tourism, and the National Endowment for the Arts.