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What is Art Ed Now?

Art Ed Now is the world’s largest online conference for art educators! This affordable, one-day event features 20+ inspiring and innovative TED TALK-style presentations covering topics that are relevant right NOW in Art Ed!

Don’t miss out. Register now to attend live on Saturday, February 18th with thousands of your art ed peers from around the world — or watch later on-demand for an entire year!

Why every art teacher should attend!

  • Highly-engaging, fast-paced, TED Talk style presentations, full of real-world, practical art room strategies
  • Zero travel costs: no hotels, no gas, no food stipends. Attend from home in your PJs, if you want!
  • Enjoy it live, or watch later at your own pace for an entire year using the conference “AOE After Pass,” included with every registration.
  • 20+ highly-practical and relevant art ed presentations, hand-picked and expertly curated by AOE.
  • Thousands of dollars worth of giveaways, freebies, handouts, product samples, and more, from art ed companies you love!
  • Inspirational messages from big-name presenters you know and love including authors, bloggers, artists and other art ed leaders.
  • Useful downloads which accompany every presentation ensure you can actually put the tips and strategies you learn to use right away in your real-world art room.
  • Every attendee receives an official certificate for 8 PD hours (CEU’s).
  • The first 1,500 registrants from the U.S. receive a full box of art ed goodies, supplies, product samples, and art materials, delivered directly to your door.

How Does it Work?

If you have computer and an email address — and you know how to browse the internet — you already have all you need to attend this incredible event! Once you register, we’ll email you all the information and invitation links you need to access the conference.

1. Register and Pay

2. Event Details Arrive Via Email

3. Attend & Interact Live on Saturday, February 18th

4. Download PD Certificate

5. Watch Event On-Demand Via After Pass

Watch on-demand 24/7/365 with the After Pass!

So what if you’re busy on the day of the conference? What if something comes up and you can’t watch live? NO WORRIES!

The Conference After Pass allows you to watch the conference presentations at any time for a full year after the event has concluded!

Art Ed Now vs Traditional Conference

Attending in-person conferences can be an incredibly rewarding experience, but it can also be difficult, expensive, and time-consuming. The Art Ed Now Conference was designed for working parents and busy art teachers. You get all the benefits of a traditional conference, without leaving the comfort of home.

Benefits Traditional Conference Art Ed Now
High-quality presentations and keynote speeches
Giveaways, drawings, door prizes
Interact/engage with art educators from around the world
Swag Bag with coupons and other freebies
Big name presenters and art ed personalities you already love
Exclusive access to post-conference materials, handouts, downloads
100% AOE curated content - no fluff and no amateur presentations
Watch anytime, anywhere, for an entire year
Attend from the comfort of home
No dining expenses
No lodging expenses
No travel expenses

Incredibly affordable to attend!

Art Ed Now is incredibly affordable to attend – you get everything for only $149*. Unlike traditional conferences where you might spend $1,000 or more to attend (hundreds of dollars on travel, hundreds more on lodging and dining), Art Ed Now is affordable for every art teacher!
*Art Ed Now is perfect for large teams. If you’re attending with 5 or more colleagues, contact us to save 20%.
Do you need approval from your administration to attend? Download a letter of support to help with your approval!

BONUS: FREE Swag Box!

What is a Swag Box? Imagine receiving a box in the mail bursting with awesome art products, free samples, and test materials to try in your art room. Jackpot!

We’ve worked with our generous sponsors to fill the conference Swag Box to the brim with some really cool supplies!

*The Swag Box is available as a free gift, exclusively for the first 1,500 U.S. event registrants! Due to overwhelming demand, the Swag Box is no longer available.

20+ Amazing Presentations! See them all here...

This one-day event features 20+ amazingly relevant presentations covering classroom management, creativity, organization, technology, assessment, STEAM/PBL, and much more!

FEATURED PRESENTER: Drew Daywalt

FEATURED PRESENTER: Drew Daywalt

Work Hard and Be Nice

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FEATURED PRESENTER: Mike Venezia

FEATURED PRESENTER: Mike Venezia

Getting to Know...Mike Venezia

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FEATURED PRESENTER: Michael Linsin

FEATURED PRESENTER: Michael Linsin

How to Regain Control of Any Class

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Suzanne Cook and Chris Williams

Suzanne Cook and Chris Williams

Working Smarter and Stronger in 3D with Mod Podge

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Alecia Kaczmarek for Art to Remember

Alecia Kaczmarek for Art to Remember

Color Mixing Cupcakes with Alecia Kaczmarek and Art to Remember

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Matt Young & Craig Huffman

Matt Young & Craig Huffman

Toss The Tests: How to Use Individual Performance Assessments

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John Post

John Post

How to Save Time and Money by Making Your Own Glazes

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Kelly Phillips

Kelly Phillips

Infusing STEAM Concepts into a TAB Classroom

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Janine Campbell

Janine Campbell

Choosing to Change, and Changing to Choice

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Jessica Balsley

Jessica Balsley

Life Hacks for Visual People

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Cassie Stephens

Cassie Stephens

Recording Instructional Videos with Personality and Flair

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Nic Hahn

Nic Hahn

The Power of Positive Experiences

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Julie Read

Julie Read

The Best Ways to Keep Your Drawing Curriculum Current

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Kathleen Cigich

Kathleen Cigich

Why We Need a PD Revolution

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Andrea Slusarski

Andrea Slusarski

Landscapes: Plein & Simple

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Journal Fodder Junkies

Journal Fodder Junkies

Telling Our Stories: Integrating Text in the Visual Journal

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Luke Nielsen

Luke Nielsen

One Tough Mudder: Using Drywall Joint Compound in the Art Room

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Lindsey Moss

Lindsey Moss

Making the Most of Every Minute

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Matt Christenson

Matt Christenson

Developing Identity through a Graffiti-Inspired Curriculum

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Abby Schukei

Abby Schukei

The Best Strategies to Engage Your Students

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Attend and Earn 8 PD Hours!

Attend the conference and you’ll receive an official signed certificate of participation documenting 8 hours of professional development. You can present this certificate to your school* to earn PD points or PD hours.

*Always check with your school to ensure compatibility.

Art Ed Now is sponsored by some truly amazing Art Ed companies. Companies that care about helping art teachers and their students get the best results possible. Please select a sponsor to visit their site and learn more about all they do for art educators everywhere.

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