To develop and promote standards of instruction in art and to make recommendations for the provision of adequate instructional materials, equipment, and school plant facilities which will create and maintain optimum learning conditions in art.
To develop and promote standards of preparation for teachers of art in the state of Arizona in the several levels of education.
To cooperate with professional education associations, such as the National Art Education Association, and the Arizona Education Association, and to strengthen the teaching profession by such actions as desirable.
To enable members to speak with a common voice on matters pertaining to the profession and to present their individual and common interests before appropriate individuals and education in general.
To encourage and promote research and publications significant to art education in particular and education in general.