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What Does Advocacy Mean to You?
WAEA is wondering what Advocacy means to you! Can you help us by taking a brief survey to define advocacy as it pertains to your school, your art education practice and your experience.
Thanks and here's that survey link.
December Art Educator of the Month
Congratulations to Sarah Witke the December Art Educator of the Month. To learn more about Sarah Click here.
Congratulations to Deborah Brooks for being chosen as the November Art Educator of the Month. Click here to learn more about Deb.
October Art Educator of the Month
Congratulations to Jeanine Kleman for being chosen as the October Art Educator of the Month. Click here to learn more about Jeanine.
September Art Educator of the Month
Congratulations Whitney Robarge from Lodi High School for being the September Art Educator of the Month. To learn more about Whitney click here.
Art Educator of the Month Nominate Someone You Know Today!
WI DPI Announces Changes to Licensure
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) is considering a number of changes to licensure rules. There are many ideas including:
We all know that teachers don't really have the whole summer off. One of our favorite things to do while we work in the summer is to refuel our creative tanks. The best way to do this is to join like-minded artist educators and work hands on to learn new techniques and build on our knowledge. Click here to learn more about the WAEA sponsored summer workshop hosted in Wisconsin Rapids.
Do you know an art educator who has been especially "rockin' it" this past month? If so consider nominating them to be featured here and on all our social media sites as WAEA Art Educator of the Month! Download the PDF here for more details.
Get to Know Your 2017-18 WAEA Board
The WAEA Board is nominated and elected by YOU the members of WAEA. How can we serve you? What are your needs? There are many leaders you can connect with through the BOARD Links on this site. Visit the WAEA Board webpage for emails to all our Board members. Never hesitate to ask a question or seek guidance for yourself, your students and your program.
Fall Newsletter is Posted
Click here to view the Fall Newsletter and all previous newsletters.
Important Dates to Remember 2017-18
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Youth Art Month Is Coming Soon
Youth Art Month activities start in earnest soon. See the YAM page under Student Opportunities tab for details on this year's planned activities. Deadlines are fast approaching for YAM flag submission and art work for regionals exhibits. Please see the YAM page for details.
Youth Art Month Endorsement forms are also available. These can be signed by administrators and school board members. Please fill them out and send to Tiffany Beltz, 1441 Redfield Street, La Crosse, WI 54601 before March 1, 2018. See button below for form.
Fall 2017 Art With A Purpose Conference Was A