You've come together to help, and look how close we are!
Time is running short. We've got to add 7,500 new members by June 30, 2018, to receive $100,000 from the Windgate Foundation for programs. If you want to help us meet the challenge, there's still time! Join, or give a gift membership, today!
Moving the Needle on Grade-Level Reading in Arkansas
AETN is proud to be part of a network of more than 30 organizations from around the state - representing parents, educators, early childhood education, state agencies and foundations - in partnership with the Arkansas Grade-Level Reading Campaign. Together, we're working collectively to move the needle on third grade reading. Read the campaign's latest report "Moving the Needle on Grade-Level Reading in Arkansas: Impact, Influence and Leverage" to see the progress the state has made and learn about plans for the future.
We had a wonderful time hosting the talented teams who competed in “Arkansas Quiz Bowl 2018” on April 28! Every state finalist team earned their opportunity to compete in the championship by winning difficult region and conference brackets, and they showcased their dedication and scholarship in the year’s final matches. Read on to see photos of the 2018 teams and runners-up.
“Little Women” Screening and “Be Like Jo” Workshop
On Friday, May 5, starting at 2 p.m., join us at the Historic Arkansas Museum for a special, free preview of “Little Women” and a hands-on workshop you won’t want to miss! Read on for a sneak peak of what you can look forward to — from quill pens to printing presses — in the “Be Like Jo” session hosted in the Woodruff Print Shop. Then, find the link to RSVP to reserve your seats!
Brilliant teams from across The Natural State will converge on AETN Studios Saturday, April 28, for the annual Arkansas Governor’s Academic Competition! Join us to watch the state conference finals as 14 teams match wits in a test of skills for titles and scholarships with rounds beginning at 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.