Announcing the 2015 OAEA Professional Awards!
2015 Oregon Art Educator of the Year
Janice Packard, Estacada High School
2015 Oregon Secondary Art Educator of the the Year
Megan Radocha, Sherwood High School
2015 Oregon Mid-Level Art Educator of the Year
Brian Cook, South Meadows Middle School (Hillsboro S.D.)
2015 Oregon Primary Art Educator of the Year
Margaret Synan-Russell, Oregon Episcopal School (Portland)
2015 OAEA Rookie of the Year
Susan Russell, Madison High School (Portland Public Schools)
2015 OAEA Museum Art Educator of the Year
Sharon Kaplan, University of Oregon
2015 OAEA Distinguished Service Outside the Profession
Arvie Smith, Pacific Northwest College of Art
You can learn more about the professional awards program, the nomination and selection process for OAEA and NAEA on our Professional Awards page. CLICK HERE
Beyond the Demos X: Oregon Artists Who Teach
OAEA's annual juried art exhibition highlights the studio work of art educators. This October's show will be hosted by the Thorndike and Ratzlaff Galleries at Southern Oregon University. Click Here for information about the BTD program & history and how to submit your artwork. DEADLINE is Saturday August 29.
Congratulations to the 2015 OAEA Senior Scholarships Awardees!
Natalie Shea, St. Mary's Academy (Teacher: Kathy Mitchell)
Kendra Siebert, St. Mary's Academy (Teacher: Kathy Michell)
Nicholas Spaulding, Madison High School (Teacher: Randy Maves)
Emma Waibel, West Linn High School (Teacher: Diane Gauthier)
Go to our Scholarship Page to see examples of each student's work.
Get to Ashland!
Give back to your profession! Get involved! Join the team!
Program, registration forms, hotel information COMING SOON to our Fall Conference page.
Get Your Swag On!
Stay tuned for the new Swag at this year's OAEA Fall Conference in Ashland!
The New Standards are Here
THE NEW Visual and Performing arts (Dance, Media Arts, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts ) CORE STANDARDS can be viewed by clicking on the link:
Keep your Eye on the Mail: the Spring OAEA newsletter should be in your school mailbox!
The Oregon Art Education Association is your resource for all things art education-related. Not a member yet? Think about joining--it's worth it!
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Your donation to our Scholastic Art Awards or the OAEA Senior Scholarship fund will help OAEA find and cultivate emerging talent in Oregon, visual art students with exceptional artistic promise.