- To recognize excellence of an outstanding educator.
- To focus professional attention on quality art education and exemplary art educators.
- To increase public awareness of the importance of quality art education.
- To set standards for quality art education and show how they can be achieved.
- To provide tangible recognition of achievement, earn respect of colleagues, and enhance professional opportunities for NAEA members.
Please submit your nominations for Alaska Art Educator of the Year, Alaska Elementary Art Educator of the Year or Alaska Secondary Art Educator of the Year here. If you are submitting a nomination, please make sure that both you and the nominee are current members of AAEA.