NOW Conference

The world’s largest online conference for K–12 art teachers.

Experience Art-Ed Focused Professional Development

The NOW Conference is an online event for art educators to engage in community, gain inspiration, motivation, and in-classroom strategies. NOW offers 15 hours of art-ed-focused presentations and connects more than 2,500 art teachers worldwide who understand what it means to teach in today’s art room.

The Upcoming Summer 2024 NOW Conference

NOW is a multi-day conference with live events and asynchronous learning. Attendees have the flexibility to join us live or watch the whole conference on-demand with the After Pass.

Receive 15 professional development hours when you attend the upcoming Summer 2024 NOW Conference, July 31 – August 2, 2024.

What Is the After Pass?

The After Pass grants access to all NOW presentations and their resources for a full year following the live conference. It’s included with your registration. Set time aside on day three of NOW to explore the After Pass or watch on your own time.

Introducing NOW Perks & Prizes

Your conference registration enters you for a chance to win more than $10,000 in cash and prizes from AOEU! Plus, you’ll receive exclusive perks from our favorite vendors including discount codes and giveaways. Finally, gain access to exclusive content from AOEU in the After Pass and purchase your favorite items from AOEU’s school store at a discount during the event.

How to Register

Individual Registration

Attend the NOW Conference! Individual registrants can pay via credit card directly in the cart.

Visual Arts Teams

Districts can register for NOW on an enterprise level. NOW provides quality PD for visual arts teams to enjoy together.

Purchase Order Payments

Pay with a Purchase Order by emailing a copy, along with the names and email addresses of the participants, to We’ll take it from there!

Become a Sponsor

Interested in sponsoring the NOW Conference? We have many opportunities to choose from.

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NOW conference falls outside of the scope of the DEAC accreditation.