YAM Flag Design Contest

Youth Art Month 2015

Flag Design Contest Information

Pennsylvania Theme: Art is Natural

 This year there is a nationwide event planned for Youth Art Month – School Flags across the U.S. Flying High. Schools throughout the United States will hold flag design competitions. Each state will select a design which will be made into a 3’ x 5’ flag and flown at the National Art Education Association Convention. Winning designs will be honored at the Youth Art Month Reception in Harrisburg in March and winners will receive prizes! Every art teacher is encouraged to involve your students, from Kindergarten through Grade 12, in designing a YAM flag. You may approach it with your students in any creative way you would like. Please see the attachments to view examples of flag designs, flag design lesson plan, contest information, and templates. Designs must be postmarked on or before Friday, December 5, 2014Only ONE design will be accepted from each participating teacher.

Yam Logo

YAM Flag Template

YAM Flag Design Information

2014-2015 Flag Design Planning Packet

2014-2015 Flag Design Lesson Plan

2014-2015 Flag Design Label

2014 Outstanding Award Winners

The following award winners will be recognized at the awards ceremony and luncheon during the PAEA annual conference. The date is Saturday, November 1, 2014, 12-2pm; at Seven Springs Resort, Seven Springs, PA.

 

Sandy Wood is being honored as the 2014 PAEA Outstanding Art Educator of the year!
Lynda Abraham-Braff is being honored as the 2014 Pennsylvania Art Education Association Outstanding Non-Public School Art Educator.
Daniel Burns is being honored as the 2014 Pennsylvania Art Education Association Outstanding Supervision/Administration Art Educator
Christopher DeMayo is being honored with the 2014 Pennsylvania Art Education Association New Professional Award
Demi Hauseman is being honored as the 2014 Pennsylvania Art Education Association Outstanding Elementary Art Educator
Dr. Wanda B. Knight is the Pennsylvania Art Education Association’s Outstanding Art Educator in Higher Education in 2014
Christina Martin is being honored as the 2014 Pennsylvania Art Education Association Outstanding Early Career Art Educator
Dr. Sandra K. Myers is being honored as the 2014 Pennsylvania Art Education Association’s Outstanding Friend to Art Education
Jennifer Nadler is being honored as the 2014 Pennsylvania Art Education Association Outstanding Museum Art Educator
Melissa Gallagher is being honored as the 2014 Pennsylvania Art Education Association Outstanding Regional Representative.
Joy Knepp is being honored as the 2014 Pennsylvania Art Education Association Outstanding Regional Representative.
Katrina Rakowski is receiving a Clyde M. McGeary Scholarship
Jennifer L. Tarr is receiving a Clyde M. McGeary Scholarship