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Art Educators of Minnesota is dedicated to promoting the professional concerns of art educators at all levels, while fostering leadership, informing its members about current issues and bringing its members together to share ideas.
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We are striving to create a more collaborative, connected, and inclusive organization, in which we work together to support all art educators in Minnesota. We believe in promoting quality art education for all and know that our members, now more than ever, want assistance to continue providing the best art experience possible for students. Our executive board and committees are working to provide more resources and opportunities for our members so they feel supported. This renewed focus will help guide us into a new era of AEM.

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Call for applications from BIPOC ART EDUCATORS

Tofte Lake Center is looking for BIPOC Art Educators for their week long residency from June 12th-18th, 2024. This week-long residency provides space for 6 BIPOC arts educators to center themselves and their work as artists first and get the well-deserved rest and rejuvenation they need. Applications close February 5th.

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Create a Student Welcome for Big Ten Basketball Tournaments

Minnesota Sports and Events is looking for twenty-eight elementary schools to decorate welcome banners for each of the Big Ten teams at the March tournament Minneapolis, MN. These banners will be displayed in the lobby of the team hotel for their arrival to Minneapolis, and then displayed in their team meeting rooms while they are here for the tournaments. If your school is interested in participating, please contact Ana Hughes, by January 15.

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NAEF Grants close October 16th

As a member, you are eligible to apply for National Art Education Foundation grants. There are 5 grants currently available for members to apply to. The deadline for applications is October 16th, so apply today!


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NAEA National Convention 2024

April 4, 2024

Minneapolis, MN

The NAEA National Convention is back in Minnesota for 2024! This is a convention you won't want to miss. Registration is open today.

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PiM Paper Drive

October 7, 2023

Lindenmeyr Munroe, Fridley, MN 55432

Printing Industry Midwest (PIM) and Lindenmeyr Munroe invites you to their 45th Annual Paper Drive on October 7, 2023. Gates open at 9:00 AM sharp and ends at 11:00 AM. The PiM Paper Drive provides teachers across MN with FREE paper!

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