Why Art Matters
2020 NAEA Awards Program
Do you know an outstanding visual arts educator, student, or supporter who deserves recognition? Nominate them for a national award! The deadline for most awards is October 1, 2019.
Call for Nominations
Creative Leaders Wanted! Gain valuable leadership experience and help shape your national professional association as a member of the NAEA Board of Directors! Nomination deadline: July 1, 2019.
For Members by Members
Art Educator & Department Chair, Baltimore County, MD
Monthly Mentor Posts
- Meet our July Mentor, Rachel Valsing, an Art educator and department chair in Baltimore County, MD, and VP of Programs for the Maryland Art Education Association. To support a strong arts community, Valsing has facilitated numerous student-led projects, including murals, art exhibits, and performances. Through lessons, artist talks, and residencies, she strives to connect the work of practicing artists to her students. Check out her blog below:
- Creating Connections in and out of the Art Museum
- Art in the Outdoor Studio
National Art Education Foundation
The National Art Education Foundation (NAEF) invests in innovative initiatives to support instructional practice, research, and leadership in visual arts education.
NAEA Virtual Art Educators
Professional learning from anywhere in the world! Access live and archived webinars, workshops, and more. Earn continuing education or university credit!