Elementary Art Educator of the Year

catie nasser – middleton public schools

Catie Nasser is an art educator, art therapist, and visual artist where she lives and teaches in Massachusetts with her husband and two children.  She has been working with children in the arts for almost 20 years in a variety of public, private, and therapeutic settings. Catie is committed to using art as a tool to help youth find their voice and fully express their thoughts and ideas.

This is her 12th year teaching elementary art in the Middleton Public Schools. Catie teaches a range of fine art mediums as well as incorporates arts integration, Social Emotional Learning, STEAM, and Project Based Learning.  She loves showing young artists how they can take their creativity to new levels with elements such as animation, robotics, kinetic sculpture, and coding

Catie has presented at state and national conferences, including MAEA’s annual conference, Mass CUE, and the NAEA Conference.  She has appeared as guests in several podcasts such as Everyday Art Room, The Creativity Department, and Get a Cue. Catie is also an adjunct faculty member with the Art of Education University.