Important Dates

Executive Meetings
These meetings are for the executive (elected and appointed), as well as invited guests on occasion.

  • September 24
  • October 21- AGM (for all members)
  • November 19
  • January 21
  • February 18
  • April 22
  • May 27

Visually Speaking Submission Deadlines

  • Fall Issue (the Calendar Edition): June 1, 2017
  • Winter Issue: December 1, 2017
  • Spring Issue: March 1, 2017
  • Summer Issue: May 1, 2017

Super Conference

  • 2017, Vancouver

BCATA Annual Conference

CSEA Annual Conference

PSAC Meetings
These meetings are for PSA presidents or their designates, BCTF staff, and invited guests. Issues affecting provincial specialist associations, such as those of concern to BC art teachers, can be brought by the BCATA president to this body.

Contact Melanie Stokes (  or Laurie Kidd ( if you’d like to bring concerns to this table.

NAEA Convention
This is the annual convention of our affiliate organization south of the border. The BCATA president or designate attends as an official delegate, with voting rights at the Delegates Assembly.

  • March 2-4, 2017: New York