Your dual membership to NAEA and NDAEA provides many benefits...


  • Opportunities to grow professionally through participation in NDAEA conferences and regional workshops

  • Opportunities to enhance your professional growth through leadership and service to art education on state, regional and district levels

  • Opportunities for State NDAEA leadership positions through activities and board service

  • Opportunities to connect and collaborate with other professional colleagues at the elementary, secondary, higher ed, and museum levels.

  • Advocate for art education through various platforms: Youth Art Month, NDAEA website, and social media accounts

  • Access to NDAEA Member’s Only section on website

  • Savings on NDAEA Conference registration fees

  • Opportunities for State NDAEA Awards:  to nominate and be nominated Voting for NDAEA Board of Directors elections

  • Promotion of your art education programs and events on the NDAEA website and social media accounts


  • Members have unlimited access to Virtual Art Educators. Engage in live and archived monthly webinars for FREE (a $588 VALUE!) and earn professional development credit from NAEA or university credit through California State University, Chico. Members have access to dozens of archived recordings of select NAEA National Convention sessions spanning 9 years

  • Join the conversation on Collaborate, an interactive, dynamic online professional space, available exclusively to NAEA members. Share information and resources, gain inspiration, and make connections—anytime, anywhere

  • FREE subscriptions to the premier Art Education Journal and NAEA News—a $72 VALUE

  • Join Interest Groups and Editorial Boards, serve as a National Convention Proposal Reviewer, participate in international travel/research delegations, be elected to serve on the Board of Directors, apply for the School for Art Leaders, and more

  • Discounts: Participate in the NAEA National Convention – submit a presentation proposal, purchase new books and advocacy merchandise, discounted premier publications, such as the Studies in Art Education, and more—all at a discounted rate

  • Gain eligibility for national recognition through awards, grants, and a National Art Honor Society Chapter

  • Resources for advocating the importance of visual arts education are at your fingertips

The members of NDAEA represent a wide variety of different communities and contexts in our state.  Your membership of NDAEA will not only help you grow as a professional, but will also directly impact the students you teach, the community you live and work in, and the state of art education in North Dakota.

©North Dakota Art Education Association 2019