Message from the President:
Welcome to the website of Art Educators of Minnesota. AEM has been serving art educators throughout the state for over fifty years. We strive to provide quality professional development opportunities through our annual fall conferences and regional workshops. AEM keeps members current on art education issues in Minnesota and serves to advocate for them. AEM members enjoy the benefits of belonging to the National Art Education Association, which provides abundant resources for art educators. I hope you find our website useful. Don't hesitate to contact AEM for further information or suggestions.
Provide professional and personal learning and recognition opportunities for Minnesota Visual and Media Arts Educators.
Promote and advocate quality art education for all learners by providing professional growth opportunities for all Minnesota Visual and Media Arts Educators to learn, collaborate, advocate, and acknowledge excellence in the profession.
Art Educators of Minnesota (AEM) is a professional organization dedicated to promote and protect the professional interests and concerns of art educators at all levels.
AEM fosters leadership in art education and informs its members about current trends and issues.
AEM brings its members together to share ideas and information through conferences and informal gatherings within regions.
Additionally AEM promotes art education in our schools through legislative advocacy.
LEADERSHIP & PROFESSIONALISM
Highly qualified visual and media arts educators
Recognition and celebration of outstanding arts education
COMMUNICATION & COLLABORATION
Regional, state, and national arts advocacy
Visual and media arts standards
Equal access to the arts
LEARNING & INNOVATION
Artistic and cultural diversity through quality arts education Professional development and personal artistic growth
Art Education that is… VISIBLE, VIABLE, VITAL