ASDN Sponsorship – Tier 1/Tier 2

Benefits for Educators from ASDN Tier One Member Districts

The Alaska Staff Development Network is a non-profit membership organization. Although we welcome participation from any educator in the state, we do request that school districts (not individuals) become ASDN members. We have benefits for all staff employed by ASDN member districts — scroll down to learn more!


Alaska Staff Development Network Sponsors

Tier One Districts
Tier Two Districts
  • Alaska Department of Education and Early Development
  • Alaska Gateway Schools
  • Aleutian Region School District
  • Anchorage School District
  • Annette Island School District
  • Bering Strait School District
  • Bristol Bay Borough School District
  • Chatham School District
  • Chugach School District
  • Copper River School District
  • Cordova City Schools
  • Craig City School District
  • Denali Borough Schools
  • Dillingham School District
  • Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
  • Galena School District
  • Haines School District
  • Hoonah School District
  • Hydaburg School District
  • Iditarod Area School District
  • Juneau School District
  • Kake City Schools
  • Kashunamiut School District
  • Kenai Peninsula Borough Schools
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough Schools
  • Kodiak Island Borough School District
  • Kuspuk Schools
  • Lake & Peninsula School District
  • Lower Kuskokwim School District
  • Lower Yukon School District
  • Mat-Su Borough School District
  • Mt. Edgecumbe High School
  • Nome School District
  • North Slope Borough School District
  • Northwest Arctic Borough School District
  • Petersburg City Schools
  • Pribilof Islands School District
  • Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton School
  • Saint Mary’s City School District
  • Sitka Borough School District
  • South East Regional Resource Center
  • Southwest Region School District
  • Special Education Service Agency
  • Unalaska City School District
  • Valdez City School District
  • Wrangell School District
  • Yakutat School District
  • Yukon Flats School District
  • Yukon Koyukuk School District
  • Yupiit School District
  • Alaska Military Youth Academy
  • Aleutians East Borough School District
  • Anchor Lutheran School
  • Delta/Greely School District
  • Klawock City Schools
  • Nenana School District
  • Pelican School District
  • Skagway School District
  • Southeast Island School District
  • Tanana School District
  • Any retired or new educator who is not currently employed by a school district

Please note that the Tier One and Tier Two designations are decided by whether your DISTRICT is a sponsor of ASDN:  it has nothing to do with your individual status in the state retirement system.  All district employees of ASDN-member districts are eligible for ASDN discounts.

If you are an educator who is not currently employed by a school district or member organization you are welcome to enroll in any class or event at the Tier Two rate.


Partner Organizations

  • Alaska Association of Elementary School Principals
  • Alaska Association of Secondary School Principals
  • Alaska Council of School Administrators
  • Alaska Pacific University
  • Association of Alaska School Boards
  • NEA-Alaska
  • University of Alaska Anchorage
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • University of Alaska Southeast
  • GCI SchoolAccess – Thanks to GCI School Access for supporting professional learning opportunities for rural districts through VTC access and technical support.

Tier One Benefits

All staff from ASDN Tier One member districts and organizations receive the following benefits:

  • $50 discount per registrant on all ASDN distance education courses, including required Alaska Studies & Multicultural Education courses
  • $200 discount per registrant on 2016 Alaska RTI Conference
  • $25 discount per registrant on all ASDN webinar series
  • $50 discount per registrant on Multicultural and Alaska Studies Summer Academies with Father Michael Oleksa
  • $100 discount per registrant on ASDN Spring Working Conference
  • Assistance in planning customized webinars, online coursework, or face-to-face training and graduate credit courses for district staff
  • Unlimited free access for all staff to more than 100 recorded, two-hour webinars with nationally recognized experts
  • Assistance facilitating book study discussions for district staff
  • Limited number of scholarships to selected ASDN programs