Announcing the 2018 Winter Art Ed Now Conference!

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Did you know the most anticipated art ed event of the school year has officially been released? That’s right! You can now grab your spot for the Art Ed Now Winter 2018 Conference!

Like each conference we’ve done before, this event will leave you bursting with fresh ideas from some of the most engaging and innovative voices in Art Ed.

The event is set for Saturday, February 3rd, 2018.

We have an amazing lineup of presenters on the way, and today you can see the first five!

  • Returning Art Ed Now favorite, Lindsey Moss, will share a comprehensive and comedic take on dealing with art substitutes.
  • Shannon Bell will discuss behavior management strategies for students with special needs.
  • Don Masse will show you how to start a successful mural program at your school.
  • AOE Writer, Kelly Phillips, will give you great ideas on organization for your choice-based classroom.
  • Tessa Hitz will share self-care strategies to help us take care of ourselves in this difficult profession.

Click here to see more about the amazing teachers who will be sharing, and the descriptions of their presentations. Presentations will continue to be announced as we move toward the day of the conference, and every presentation will be relevant to what you do every day in the art room.

In fact, the entire Art Ed Now Conference is designed to inspire you when you need it the most.

February is the time of the school year when almost every art teacher needs a pick-me-up. During this one-day event, you will see over 20 amazing presentations curated especially for YOU! Each one will include vital resources you can print and take back to your classroom immediately.

We’re also giving away thousands of dollars worth of freebies, handouts, and product samples!

Check out the video below to get a sense of just how amazing this event will be.

Don’t worry if you can’t attend the live event!

We know art teachers are busy. If you need to miss part of the conference, no worries! You will have on-demand access to every presentation (and every resource) for a year.

You can learn more about how you can watch the conference on your terms for an entire year after the event right here.

FREE Swag Box to the first 1,500 attendees!

On top of all this, we’re once again providing the first 1,500 conference registrants with a Swag Box full of amazing art ed products. The box is completely free and delivered right to your doorstep! (Continental U.S. only.)

You do not want to miss this incredible collection of products! Be sure to register right away to save your spot and guarantee your Swag Box delivery! Do you really want to miss out on this?

Super Early Bird Pricing

Register now to take advantage of the Super Early Bird Pricing of only $99. That’s $26 off the Early Bird price and a full $50 off the regular registrant price!

Register Now!

If you’ve never attended an Art Ed Now conference, now is the time! Be inspired by the best and brightest minds in art ed on your own time! Learn more now.

For complete event details, head over to the conference page.

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Timothy Bogatz

Tim Bogatz is AOEU’s Content & PD Event Manager and a former AOEU Writer and high school art educator. He focuses on creativity development, problem-solving, and higher-order thinking skills in the art room.

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