MIX IT UP WITH ASTE – Oct. 29th 6:30pm

ASTE will be hosting a Zoom Happy Hour for everyone who needs a lift! Get our latest update on what will be happening at #ASTE21 and how we will mastermind our virtual event. See featured mixologists, author Frederick Lane and Brittnay Bailey from DEED, as they show us healthy and fun concoctions – for FREE! Learn» Learn More

ASTE21 GoGlobal invites you to Engage the World with Alaska World Affairs Council Virtual Field Trips

ASTE has adopted the “Go Global” theme for this year’s conference, and this theme is a message to bring out the best of the new access we as educators are embracing, as a necessity, in 2020 and beyond. As you write your lesson plans look for ways to engage your students with the world.  The» Learn More

iDidacontest Judges Needed

Did you know the Alaska Society for Technology in Education’s (ASTE’s) iDidaContest receives over 600 entries a year in the categories of: iDidaMovie – 2 minutes movies on Teach Us, Make Us Laugh, Tell Us a Story iDidaPhoto – Alaska Life, Tells a Story, Digitally Enhanced iDidaPodcast – 2 minute audios – PSA, Teach Us iDidaTune – 2 minute audios» Learn More

ASTE21 – How can teachers get to ASTE? Federal Funding is available.

Your district can fund your teachers’ PD through ASTE using Federal Funding.  In just the past 3 months the pandemic has exposed the undeniable need that teachers have for the tools and skills of current educational technology in order to meet the demands of this decade.  But how do we provide training in an organized,» Learn More

ASTE Call for Proposals for 2021 is OPEN!!

HELLO ASTE PRESENTERS!    JOIN US AT February 13-16, 2021 The Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage, Alaska Yes, now more than ever, you need this. We are all teachers who use technology now. And there is so much happening so fast that we need to share, support and learn from each other. ASTE is planning the 2021 conference» Learn More

School Closure Resources and Zoom Meetup Link

Here are just a few resources that we’ve pulled together with the help of tech directors across the state Closure Ideas / Supports Curated List of Useful and Free Apps We are also going to to have a couple of zoom meetups a week to share what is working and what is new. Check out» Learn More

ASTE Credit Class still available!

Wow, is ASTE still on your mind? Did you learn a lot, became inspired? Don’t forget you can maximize your experience by enrolling in the ASTE Credit Class.  Deadline for enrolling has been extended for a very short time. You have the opportunity to earn 1 or 2 credits from the University of Alaska with» Learn More

iDidaContest Winners

2021 Winners 2020 Winners 2019 Winners


Think about it, how many changes, innovations, new programs have you watched come and go? ASTE has been here to help you through it for 40 years!  We are stopping for a moment in this continuous surge of technology time and space, and saying thank you to our previous board members for helping us along» Learn More

ASTE is just around the corner! Thank you to our sponsors!

ASTE is proud to have the following sponsors help us present the best educational technology conference in Alaska!  Please visit our sponsors at the #ASTE20 conference. Diamond Level GCI School Access Gold Level Alaska Communications System Epson Leonardo DRS Silver Level Dell/IntellKonica Minolta Lightspeed Microsoft MTA Bronze Level Alaska Grad BrainPop Bynes Health Education BytespeedCDW-G» Learn More