Why Join?

AAEA is here to support you! AAEA is dedicated to providing you with connectivity, resources, and opportunities to enrich your classroom, enhance your career, and inspire your creativity. Connect to a network of like-minded artists and educators across Alabama, and the nation. We invite you to lend your unique vision to your vibrant professional community while taking advantage of all that AAEA/NAEA membership has to offer.

Benefits of AAEA Membership

  • Connect with fellow visual art educators from across the state (and nation through NAEA)
  • Discount on AAEA Fall Conference Registration
  • Discounts on regional AAEA workshops
  • Subscription to “Perspectives,” the AAEA quarterly newsletter
  • Opportunities for recognition and leadership

Plus all the benefits of NAEA membership…

  • Online professional learning through NAEA webinars to earn professional development or university credit
  • Subscription to Art Education magazine and NAEA news
  • Discount on NAEA National Convention registration
  • Ability to apply for National Art Education Foundation grants and more…


Did you know? If you create chapter of National Junior Art Honor Society or National Art Honor Society, it can pay for your NAEA/AAEA membership.  Find out more information.