Florida State University Art Education Faculty Member, Student, Alumna Receive FAEA Awards

Florida State University’s Department of Art Education had a wonderful presence at the recent Florida Art Education Association Conference in St. Petersburg, FL. FSU had an amazing showing at the Awards Ceremony where Dr. Sara Scott Shields was named Florida’s Higher Education Art Educator of the Year, FSU student (Danielle Henn) received the Student Achievement … [Read more…]

Florida State Co-sponsors, Shines at Art Education Research Institute Symposium

Florida State University’s College of Fine Arts was a proud co-sponsor of the 3rd annual Art Education Research Institute Symposium held on the campus of Northern Illinois University, Naperville. The symposium featured research presentations from leading scholars in art education across North America including FSU professors (Dr. Sara Scott Shields and Jeff Broome), alumni (Dr. … [Read more…]

FSU Department of Art Ed Closes Spring Semester with Honors

Florida State University’s Department of Art Education closed out the Spring Semester of 2018 with multiple accolades. Congratulations to our Preservice Graduates (Emily Ann McCullers Kelly, Kimberly Stearns, Haley Edson, Capri Andrews, Sammantha Sanchez, Leigha Kelly-Knight, and Jessica Barthle) who have completed our teacher certification program and are ready to take on the world as … [Read more…]

Florida State University Shines at National Art Education Association Conference

Florida State University‚Äôs Department of Art Education displayed an impressive presence at the 2018 National Art Education Association (NAEA) Convention in Seattle, Washington. Annually, NAEA hosts the largest gathering of art educators in the world and this year was no exception with over 4,000 art educators in attendance and more than 1,000 sessions, workshops, tours, … [Read more…]

“Art & Education for Social Justice” Symposium was an Inspiring Success

The “Art and Education for Social Justice Symposium” hosted by the Department of Art Education on the campus of Florida State University on January 27th and 28th (https://art4socialjustice.wordpress.com ) was an inspiring success! The conference chair, Dr. Rachel Fendler – along with our co-sponsors from the University of Georgia- organized an amazing line-up that featured … [Read more…]

Art and Education for Social Justice Symposium: Jan 27 – 28 at Florida St University

There’s still time to register for the 9th “Art and Education for Social Justice Symposium” to be hosted by the Department of Art Education on the campus of Florida State University on January 27th and 28th (https://art4socialjustice.wordpress.com ) . The conference chair, Dr. Rachel Fendler, along with our co-sponsors from the University of Georgia have … [Read more…]

Congratulations 2017 FSU Art Ed Student Teachers

Congratulations to the 2017 cohort of student teachers from Florida State University’s Department of art education for successfully completing their instructional internships during the fall semester. This outstanding group of preservice art teachers was expertly led by FSU’s Art Education Coordinator of Teacher Certification (Dr. Sara Scott Shields) and a group of dedicated instructors and … [Read more…]

November NAEA Board Meeting a Success

I just returned from Seattle where I attended a Board of Directors meeting for the National Art Education Association. Thank you Deborah Reeve, Kim Huyler Defibaugh, Pat Franklin, Melanie Dixon, and the entire NAEA staff for your excellent leadership. So much was accomplished, and I’m looking forward to the National Convention in March. I was … [Read more…]