At NAEA 2014, the elementary division will present Conversations with
Colleagues at the beginning of the conference to get acquainted, welcome
attendees, share an overview of the conference, and introduce the new art
According to the survey taken at NAEA 2013, the most requested
topics were technology, advocacy, assessment, interdisciplinary
connections, and the new National Art Standards. At NAEA 2014, the
elementary division will present two carousels, one on advocacy and one
At NAEA 2014, Bob Reeker, the 2013 Elementary Art Educator
of the Year, will present a special session.
At NAEA 2014, the Elementary Division will present an awards luncheon.
The Instructional Resource Gallery is on hold until the new national
standards are released.
The NAEA Elementary NING presently has 1254 members; the NAEA Elementary
Facebook Page has 376 likes.
The Elementary Director participated in the NAEA Western Region Conference in
June in Oklahoma City.
As director, I will be participating in the TAEA state
conference and will be a keynote speaker at the Arkansas
conference in Fall 2013. I will also be presenting at 3 TAEA
mini-conferences in the fall.