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2017 LAEA YAM FLAG DESIGN WINNERS

Overall Grand Prize Winner Teacher- Jason Gray, Pineville HighSchool
 2017 YAM Flag  Contest Overall Winner of   Pineville High SchoolPineville , LaTeacher: Jason GrayThis year’s theme“United Through Art “ 2017 FLAG CONTEST WINNERSHigh SchoolMiddle SchoolElementary School 

YAM 2017 UNITED THROUGH ART

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 Sponsored by   Youth Art Month is the primary advocacy tool for art education. It is the national celebration of student art and art education. It gives art educators a venue for sharing the quality art programs to their communities. Youth Art Month invites community members to endorse and proclaim the importance of art education in our schools. Art educators are encouraged to exhibit student artwork in their communities, participate in…

Eloise Voorhies Gary Memorial Award Fund

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Art Education Scholarship Accepting Applications(Lafayette, La.) – The Eloise Voorhies Gary Memorial Award Fund, a scholarship fund at Community Foundation of Acadiana (CFA), is now accepting applications. One award of $500 will be presented to an outstanding student in art education to help pay tuition and/or educational expenses. The award is open to any junior or senior pursuing an art education degree at any Louisiana college or university who meets criteria…

Artists in the Capital Day 2016

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   Artists in the Capitol Day was held on Monday, May 2, 2016 in Baton Rouge in the Rotunda of the Capitol Building. All entries were on display beginning at 9:45. The ceremony began with music at 10:45 and  honored the winners of the YAM Flag Design Contest and the State and National Level teacher award nominees. the winners were presented on the floor of the Louisiana House of Representatives. 

2016 YAM FLAG CONTEST Winners

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2016 YAM Flag  Contest Overall Winner  Camille of   St. Scholastica AcademyMandeville , LaTeacher: Anne Arbo This year’s theme“The Power of Art “ High School WinnersMiddle School WinnersUpper Elementary School WinnersLower Elementary School Winners