Middle Level Art Educator Award Winners

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Chelsie Meyer is the 2015-2016 Outstanding Middle Level Art Educator.  She teaches at Rock Run Elementary and Riverbend Middle School both in the Iowa Falls Community School District.Chelsie Meyer has been a presenter at AEI conferences since 2012.  Many of her sessions deal with using technology in the art room.  She has taught workshops and university classes about using technology in the classroom.  Meyer has become a role model for using ipads in the art classroom.  Art education students from UNI are frequent visitors in her classroom.  Her curriculum is innovative, flexible, and authentic.   She works collaboratively to create public sculptures and produces personal art work as well.

“I’m truly honored and humbled to receive the Outstanding Middle Level Art Educator award for the state of Iowa! Art is truly everywhere and it has been a thrill showing students all the possibilities that are available through the arts.”   Chelsie Meyer

2014 Molly Ray

2013 Jisa Jorgensen

2012 Tony Onesto, Burlington

2011 Carol Webb, Marshalltown

2010 Amanda C. Terhark, Iowa Falls

2004 Faye Tambrino

2003 Ted & Nancy Sojka, Decorah

2002 Donna Georgopoulos

2001 Anne Welles

2000 Pat Leinen

1999 Twyla Godbersen, Ida Grove

1997 Don Kremer, Faifield

1996 Jill Mitchell

1995 Joyce Green, Ankeny