Member benefits include:
• Networking across the state.
• Professional Development opportunities including two conferences each year offering CEU and College credit.
• CAEA Exhibition offers members the opportunity to display their own art work at a gallery.
• Youth Art Month (YAM) is a nationwide program designed to promote art activities across the state. YAM Youth Art Exhibition contest occurs in the fall. Student art work is displayed at the Colorado State Capitol Show in March, and at the National Art Education Association annual convention. The state's winning design is printed on a flag that flies in competition with all other state and country flags represented at the convention, and is added to the YAM flag permanent collection.
• 22% Discount for all CAEA events.
• Lesson plans and links to other art education sites and support material.
• Grants available to members, their students, and art education student teachers.
• CAEA Collage Magazine, published three times a year.
• National Art Honor Society Art Leadership Day student participation.
• Annual Awards are given to outstanding members in recognition for their excellence and service in art education.
• Online webinar educator support meetings.
• Students of active members are eligible to receive Scholastics Art & Awards Scholarship.
*Please be aware that memberships are non-refundable