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April 28, 2021external resource from NAEA, Assessment White Papers for Art Education
Gain a deeper understanding of assessments’ applications to art education. Download Section V to access the newest paper in the series, authored by Máire Ní Bhroin, Dublin City University, Ireland.NAEA
March 24, 2021Call for Nominations: NAEA Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Commission Associate Chair and Commissioner At Large
NAEA seeks nominations for two open positions on the NAEA Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (ED&I) Commission: Associate Chair and Commissioner At Large. The Associate Chair and Commissioners must demonstrate a commitment to social justice work as it supports NAEA’s mission and vision. Nomination deadline: April 15, 2021.
May 10, 2021external resource from Champlain College, Fostering Anti-Racist Classrooms Professional Development
The Center for Community & Social Justice at Champlain College is offering credit-bearing professional development for all K-12 educators. The Summer Institute for Educators: Fostering Anti-Racists Classrooms will be offered online from 8:30 AM–5 PM, June 21 through June 25, 2021. This professional development opportunity will be led by local and national experts who will provide attendees with actionable suggestions for creating inclusive classrooms and classroom resources.Champlain College
May 6, 2021NAEA Director of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (ED&I) and Special Initiatives
Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for NAEA's Director of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (ED&I) and Special Initiatives position.
May 6, 2021external resource from NEA, Funding Opportunities Through the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act
The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has announced more than $52 million in funding for state and jurisdictional arts agencies and regional arts organizations, the first recommended awards of the American Rescue Plan (ARP).NEA
May 6, 2021external resource from EdVestors, The Arts Advantage: Impacts of Arts Education on Boston Students
Supported by The Barr Foundation, this longitudinal research study was conducted by Dr. Daniel Bowen (Texas A&M University) and Dr. Brian Kisida (University of Missouri), who have a track record in conducting influential arts education research studies. The study encompasses an analysis of eleven years of arts education data and district data regarding student engagement, school climate, and traditional academic outcomes to examine arts educational impacts for students, and includes over 1,500 variables and 615,000 student-level observations.EdVestors
April 7, 2021external resource from NAEA, Register Now for NAEA21 All-Access
Did you miss the live Convention, but want access to 400+ session recordings? You can still join our online community through August 31, 2021! Learn more here.NAEA
March 24, 2021Lessons Learned and Looking Forward: School Years 2020–2021 and 2021–2022
Access the archived recording of the April 20 Town Hall Conversation, Lessons Learned and Looking Forward: School Years 2020–2021 and 2021–2022.
March 23, 2021external resource from National Association of Counties, Student Art Competition for National County Government Month
In an effort to bolster civic education and educate communities on the role of county government, the National Association of Counties (NACo) is launching the “I Love My County Because” art contest in conjunction with National County Government Month. Learn more here.National Association of Counties
March 19, 2021National Art Education Association Asian Art and Culture Interest Group: Statement on Anti-Asian Racism and Hate Crimes
Read the statement from NAEA's Asian Art and Culture Interest Group (AACIG) here.
March 16, 2021external resource from National Endowment for the Arts, NEA: Arts Education Data Toolkit Webinar
The Arts Education Division of the National Endowment for the Arts, in partnership with the Education Commission of the States, will present a Zoom webinar on the Arts Education Data Toolkit on March 24, 2021 at 3:00 pm ET. The webinar will include an overview resources in the toolkit and live Q&A.National Endowment for the Arts