|Massachusetts Art Education Association
The mission of the Massachusetts Art Education Association (MAEA) is to advance high quality visual arts education throughout the state by empowering art educators to excel in the practice, instruction, promotion, and celebration of visual art.
September 27, 2016
Remembering John Michael Gray
Please click here for the page dedicated to our friend, John Michael Gray.
October 26, 2016
HOT OFF THE PRESSES!
The MAEA News | New Issue now available
Volume 2 Issue 2
Issue 2 just released featuring letter from our President, Kristi Oliver; featuring letter from the president, Kristi Oliver; Letter from the Editor; Upcoming Events; Art on a Cart: It’s Not What You Think; Why Stravinsky in the Third and Fourth Grades?; Student Teaching Survival: 5 Tips for Pre-Service Teachers; Retired Not Expired! What Role do Retired Educators Have in NAEA and MAEA?; Youth Art Month 2017 - A Chance to Show Off! Click here for the pdf.
The MAEA News |
Volume 2 Issue 1
Issue 1: featuring letter from our President, Kristi Oliver; Upcoming Events; Putting the A in STEAM, A Post Flight Interview with Art Educator Stacy Lord; The Benefits of Being Part of a NEASC Visiting Team; Creative Solutions, Overcoming Scheduling Challenges with Art History; Did You Notice Anything Different?; One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Plastic Fish?, Passion, Papier–mâché, and Consciousness Raising with the Visual Arts.Click here for the pdf.
The MAEA News | Volume 1 Issue 2
Issue 2: featuring letter from our President, Kristi Oliver; Reflections of an Award Winner; Youth Art Month; Upcoming events; NAHS Navigating the Imagination; and NAEA delegation to Finland. Click here for the pdf.
The MAEA News | Volume 1 Issue 1
Our inauguaral newsletter featuring articles from our President, Kristi Oliver, Alice Gentili - 2015 Art Educator of the Year, Upcoming Events, Youth Art Month and more!Click here for the pdf.
October 14, 2016
2016 MAEA CONFERENCE: REDEFINING ART EDUCATION
November 12 and 13, 2016
Lesley University | Cambridge MA
The 2016 MAEA Conference will take place on November 12 and 13
in Cambridge, MA hosted by Lesley University.
Registration link is on the conference webpage as well as the conference program.
Hotel information just added - book your room soon!
Click here for the conference page.
October 17, 2016
New listing from Lawrence Public Schools - click here for Opportunities page.
October 9, 2016
Loading Dock Arts Education presents
GET YOUR WORK OUT THERE
A moderated discussion panel of professional artists
Facilitated by Dr. Joe Miglio, Associate Professor Berklee College of Music.
Dr. Miglio, will bring his comprehensive knowledge of the overlap between art and business to the table of panelists; and will query the panelists on artist identity, income
generation, and personal marketing strategies.Presented by Loading Dock Arts Education, a program of Loading Dock Arts, Inc.
Click here for more information.
October 4, 2016
MAEA Art Educators of the Year 2017
MAEA is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Massachusetts Art Educators of the Year. The Massachusetts Art Education Association will present the
awards at MAEAs Annual Conference at Lesley University, Cambridge, MA.
Click here for the list of award recipients on the awards page.
September 10, 2016
SEEKING NOMINATIONS FOR BOARD POSITIONS
The following MAEA Board positions are currently open for a two-year appointment.
Pre-service; Elementary; Middle; Museum Education; Higher Education; Supervision/Administration; Community Arts
Special Interest: Community Arts
Conference Committee Chair; Youth Art Month Committee Chair; Publications Committee Chair
Nominations close October 20.
Click here for more information.
September 22, 2016
High School Photography Exhibit
October 3 - November 18, 2016
State Transportation Building | Boston
The Massachusetts Art Education Association is continuing a series of art education exhibitions in the second floor atrium/gallery space at the State Transportation Building in Boston.
Photography teachers for grades 9 - 12 have submitted student work for a "first" exhibit of the 2016 - 2017 school year. The past photography exhibits were very well received, and we had lot of positive feedback from students, parents, and teachers as well as the general public and employees in the State Transportation Building.
The exhibit will open on Monday, October 3, 2016. It will hang until Thursday, November 10, 2016.
September 22, 2016
ART ALL-STATE 2017
The Massachusetts Art Education Association and CVPA at UMass Dartmouth are proud to announce that Art All-State Massachusetts will celebrate its 30th year in 2017.
Each school and/or program may nominate two high school juniors.
December 1: Intent to Nominate Form Due
January 31: Application Materials Due
March 10 and 17: Student Interviews
June 9 and 10: Art All-State
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact email@example.com
or call 508.999.9204
Click here for the intent to nominate form.
Click here for the Art All-State page.
November 10, 2015
Art, Science, and the Stratosphere
Worcester public schools art educator Stacy Lord was accepted to the NASA SOFIA program. The rescheduled launch into the stratosphere is now scheduled for November 11 - 15.
Read the entire article - click here for the pdf.
September 22, 2015
2016 Massachusetts Award Recipients
Congratulations to the 2016 recipients of the Massachusetts Art Educators awards.
Please click here to view the full list of award recipients.
Join NAEA & MAEA!
Your NAEA membership automatically makes you a member of MAEA! Click here to go directly to NAEA's webpage for joining or renewing membership.
Please note: it will take a few days before we receive the new member list from NAEA - your log-in won't work for MAEA members until we receive that list.
New and Noteworthy
October 3, 2016
All members are welcome.
Our next meeting will be:
• NOVEMBER 16 - University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
For more information and to RSVP, contact our secretary, Melissa Hayes:
2016 Meetings scheduled:
• DECEMBER 14 - Milford High School, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
December 17, 2015
ELECTIONS: Congratulations to...
NEWLY FILLED POSITIONS
All positions start January 1, 2016
Melissa Hayes - Secretary
Helen Downey - Treasurer
Mary Geisser - Early Childhood Representative
Billy Claire - Independent Schools Representative
Sheila Tetler- Retired Representative
Erin Sutton - Special Needs Representative
Melissa Hayes -Elementary Representative
Carolann Tebbetts - Secondary Schools Representative
Jessica Daviso - National Art Honor Society
Liz Rudnick Reiser - Awards Committee Chair
Brittany Lebold - Pre-Service Representative
Alyssa Champagne - Museum Representative
Open positions: Exhibitions Committee Chair. Description of all positions are in the bylaws.
November 25, 2015
IN THE MEMBERS' SECTION
Check out the presentations, handouts, PowerPoints, and other downloads from the conference! Even if you weren't able to go, you can check out the presentations. Currently there are many workshops with downloads as well as archived presentations from previous conferences!