State & Regional Conferences

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NLC

2018 NAEA National Leadership Conference
July 23-26, 2018 | Charleston, South Carolina

The National Leadership Conference supports and enhances the effectiveness of experienced, new, and aspiring art education leaders. The program is designed in direct response to the timely interests and needs expressed by NAEA state leaders and includes time and space for hosting regional meetings and meeting in small groups with other leaders whose organizations are similar in size and share many of the same challenges.

Registration: Event registration opens April 2018
Registration Fee: $199 Member; $249 Non-member
Discounted Accommodations: Hyatt Place Hotel, 560 King Street, Charleston, SC, $165/night

Regional Leadership Conferences are held in odd numbered years. The National Leadership Conferences are held in even numbered years.

Past National Leadership Conferences:

  • 2016 National Leadership Conference (Eastern Region), July 27-30, Washington, DC - View 2016 agenda
  • 2014 National Leadership Conference (Western Region), July, Santa Fe, NM

Find the latest 2017 State Conference information below.

ALABAMA

Website: http://aaeaonline.org/

ALASKA

Website: http://alaska-aaea.org

ARIZONA

Website: http://azarted.org/conference

ARKANSAS

Website: http://www.ararted.org/fall-conference.html

CALIFORNIA

Website: http://www.ararted.org/fall-conference.html

COLORADO

Website: http://www.caeaco.org

CONNECTICUT

Website: http://www.ctarteducation.net/caeliga-fall-conference.html

DELAWARE

Website: http://daea.weebly.com

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Website: http://www.arteducationdc.org/develop/upcoming-professional-development.

FLORIDA

Website: http://faea.org

GEORGIA

Website: http://www.gaea-artforall.org

HAWAII

Website: http://hawaiiarteducationassociation.weebly.com.

IDAHO

Website: https://sites.google.com/view/idahoarted/home

ILLINOIS

Website: https://ilaea.org/conference-information/

INDIANA

Website: http://www.aeai.org

IOWA

Website: http://www.artedia.org/fall-conference.html

KANSAS

Website: http://www.kaea.com/fallconference.html

KENTUCKY

Website: https://www.kyarted.net/conference

LOUISIANA

Website: http://laarteducators.org/teach-like-an-artist-2017-laea-fall-conference/

MAINE

Website: http://www.aeforme.org/MAEA/Fall_Conference.html

MARYLAND

Website: http://www.marylandarted.org/conference.html

MASSACHUSETTS

Website: http://www.massarted.com

MICHIGAN

Website: http://www.miarted.org/events.php

MINNESOTA

Website: http://www.aem-mn.org/professional-development/aem-fall-conference/

MISSISSIPPI

Website: https://www.msarted.org

MISSOURI

Website: http://www.maea.net

MONTANA

Website: http://www.mea-mft.org/educators_conference.aspx

NEBRASKA

Website: http://www.nebraskaarteducators.org

NEVADA

Website: http://www.arteducatorsofnevada.org

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Website: http://www.nhaea.org/programs/fallconference.html

NEW JERSEY

Website: http://www.aenj.org/pages/conference

NEW MEXICO

Website: http://newmexicoarteducators.org/page-18134

NEW YORK

Website: http://www.nysata.org

NORTH CAROLINA

Website: www.ncaea.org

NORTH DAKOTA

Contact: Mary Kostuck at mary.kostuck@sendit.nodak.edu.

OHIO

Website: http://www.oaea.org/conference-2017

OKLAHOMA

Website: http://www.oaea-ok.org/?page_id=91

OREGON

Website: https://www.oregonarted.org/conference/

PENNSYLVANIA

Website: http://www.paeaconference.org

RHODE ISLAND

Website: http://www.riaea.org

SOUTH CAROLINA

Website: http://www.scaea.org/state-conference/

SOUTH DAKOTA

Website: http://sdaeak12.weebly.com/annual-conference.html

TENNESSEE

Website: http://www.tnarteducation.org/fall-state-conference/

TEXAS

Website: https://www.taea.org/TAEA/conference.asp

UTAH

Website: http://uaea-arted.org/index.php?page=save-the-dates

VERMONT

Website: www.vtartteachers.org

VIRGINIA

Website: http://www.vaea.org/conference.html

WASHINGTON

Website: http://waea.net/conference.

WEST VIRGINIA

Website: https://www.wvaea.com

WISCONSIN

Website: http://www.wiarted.org

WYOMING

Website: http://www.wyarted.org/index.html

OVERSEAS

Contact: Jennifer Hastings, Jennifer.McPhail-Hastings@eu.dodea.edu

BRITISH COLUMBIA ART TEACHERS’ ASSOCIATION

Website: http://bcata.ca/conferences/bcata-conferences

Please visit our state affiliate websites for the latest conference information.

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2017 Regional Conferences were held as follows:

VIDEO: NAEA Pacific Region Unity Project for the 2017 Pacific Region Leadership meeting in August in San Diego

VIDEO: Highlights from the 2017 Pacific Region Leadership Conference