Welcome to the BCATA

The BCATA is a group of Art educators working to create exciting Art education opportunities and connections for art teachers across the province. We are a diverse group of people from different parts of BC that care about providing resources, professional development, advocacy and networking for our Art teachers community.

BCATA Awards

Art Education Excellence

2024 Awards were announced at the Conference


Eileen Ryan

2024 BCATA Arts Educator of the Year Award

Nicole Porter

2024 BCATA / CEA Affiliate Award

Marie-France Bérard

2024 NAEA State/Provincial Affiliate Award

The BCATA is a PSA (provincial specialist association) of
the B.C. Teachers’ Federation consisting of a network
of K-12 and Post-Secondary Art educators
in Canada sharing ideas and information.