The American Educational Research Association (AERA), founded in 1916, is concerned with improving the educational process by encouraging scholarly inquiry related to education and evaluation and by promoting the dissemination and practical application of research results.
Maintained by the Smithsonian Institutiion, this website provides access to over 16 million primary source materials, including diaries, letters, manuscripts, photographs, films, audio and video recordings, and other artifacts covering the visual arts in America, past and present.
The College Art Association (CAA) promotes the visual arts and their understanding through committed practice and intellectual engagement.
This site is maintained by the University of Michigan School of Art and Design. Provides links to research resources, art museums, schools of art and art history, and image collections and digital art.
NAEA is a national organization where visual arts teachers, scholars, researchers and professors, students, administrators, art museum educators, and artists come together around a shared belief in the power of the arts in developing human potential. Affiliated members include the North Carolina Art Education Association (http://ncaea.org/) and the South Carolina Art Education Association (http://www.scaea.org/home).