Advisory Council

The 28 partner organizations that comprise AEP’s Advisory Council help guide AEP’s staff and Governing Council in the main areas of AEP’s work: gathering and analyzing research and policy information, fostering dialogue about what works in education, and supporting advocacy for improved education policy and practice.


Current Advisory Council Member Organizations

American Educational Research Association
Americans for the Arts
Arts Education Collaborative
Association of Art Museum Directors
Big Thought
The College Board
Council of Chief State School Officers
The Education Policy and Leadership Center
Educational Theatre Association
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
League of American Orchestras
Lesley University’s Creative Arts in Learning Programs
Local Learning: The National Network for Folk Arts in Education
National Art Education Association
National Assembly of State Arts Agencies
National Association for Music Education
National Association of Elementary School Principals
National Dance Education Organization
National Endowment for the Arts
National Guild for Community Arts Education
OPERA America
Perpich Center for Arts Education
U.S. Department of Education
State Education Agencies Directors of Arts Education
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts
Young Audiences, Inc.