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Protecting and promoting art, craft & design education
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Research and reports, papers and presentations about art, craft and design in education can be found here. Explore or purchase our members' magazine and posters and access our international journal
News & Events
News and members' newsletters that include key information for art, craft and design educators are posted here. Art educator vacancies are also listed in this section
Courses & Advice
Courses and conferences, careers advice (members-only) and our NSEAD consultants database are all listed here
Community & Activism
Find out how NSEAD members can network and influence our work and governance. Vacancies are listed here too
Latest news from NSEAD
Discover more about art, craft and design news and events nationwide.
NSEAD’s promise to our community
Since 1888 NSEAD has been a place where the art education community can draw strength and support for the work that they do. Since those early days, NSEAD…
What constitutes value in education?
How should education, indeed our careers, be measured? How do we decide the value of one profession over another?
Arts and design jobs are now officially classified as shortage subjects
The Government's updated UK Shortage Occupation List shows that art and design jobs are now officially shortage occupations.
Frankfurt Declaration for arts education November 2019
The World Alliance for Arts Education met in Frankfurt, Germany in the autumn of 2019. 180 experts from 47 countries convened there, and shared arts education…
NSEAD national conference 2020: We are taking the conversation online
What does cultural capital mean for art, craft and design education?
iJADE Conference – with regret, the iJADE 2020 Conference has been postponed
Gendered Histories: Art & Design Pedagogies & Practice
Where have all the boys gone?
Do you have a gender gap in your school? Nationally, twice as many girls than boys choose art and design at examination level. NSEAD's one-day course,…
Art and Design: Primary Subject Leaders
This course has been postponed, but will be rescheduled later in the year. Contact email@example.com for further information