The OAEA is a statewide service organization operated by an executive committee and board of directors, consisting of elected representatives from nine regions and eight divisions. These volunteers serve in a variety of capacities on the local, regional and state levels. Other members represent the Distinguished Fellows, Ohio Art Education Foundation, and Committee Chairs.

 CLICK HERE to see the Tell Your Art Story of our very own North East Ohio's Terry Williams Stump!!



Thanks for making conference a great success!

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OAEA Conference 2016
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JANUARY 31, 2017
Deadline for Awards Packets and JTACO Entries!

R. Darden Bradshaw is the NAEA Western Region Higher Education Division Winner! She will be recognized in New York City in March at the NAEA Convention along with Sarah Danner Hebdo as the Ohio Art Educator of the Year.



Congratulations to Sarah Danner Hebdo
2016 Ohio Art Educator of the Year!

 Click Here to read more about Sarah's Accomplishments!

Reaching Inner-city Youth through Art Education

The OAEA has been awarded a grant from the Ohio Arts Council designed to improve outreach to art educators from diverse populations and those who teach in schools with diverse population.  A series of workshops will take place this school year in the six largest Ohio inner-city districts – Akron, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton and Toledo.  They will take place in art museum located in those cities.  The OAEA greatly appreciates the support of the OAC!.

For more information about this program contact Suzanne Mitolo at


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Click Here to view OAEA's Position Statement relating to the Visual Art Standards




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