How-To Advocacy Guides

Get the Message! Flyers

Different flyers to guide advocacy work with parents, principals (secondary and elementary) and school boards. Available for printing off the web. Note: these flyers are not available in paper form from NAfME.

Advocacy “Grab and Go” Flyer

A handy, portable flyer for getting started in music education advocacy. “How to” in a nutshell!



Advocacy Concert Speech

Sample speech to be used to address the audience before your concert(s). Provides a means for informally advocating on behalf of your program to parents and friends in attendance.

Music for All Students

A planning guide for state-level music education advocacy. Contains sample advocacy and thank-you letters to state legislators.