Amplify 2020: Bringing the Future into Focus
2020 combined NAfME Music Research and Teacher Education (MRTE) Conference
and PreK–12 Conference
Registration is open
November 4–8, 2020
Gaylord Palms Resort
Vision 2020—February 25 NAfME President and Board Chair Kathleen D. Sanz; Deb Confredo, chair of the Society for Research in Music education; and Linda Thornton, chair of the Society for Music Teacher Education presented the first of the “Vision 2020” webinars on February 25. Music educators played a role in helping envision the future of music education, responding to the ideas in this first of a series of Vision 2020 live webinars. Find the archived webinar and PDF of the slide deck here. Stay tuned for the next webinar.
State and Division Conferences
Conferences are produced by each of the NAfME federated state associations throughout the year. Please visit this page to find your state’s website and more information.
57th NAfME Eastern Division Biennial In-Service Conference and All-Eastern Honors Ensembles: “Music Can Do It All—Supporting Social-Emotional Needs”
April 22-25, 2021
Conference is at the Connecticut Convention Center 100 Columbus Blvd., Hartford, Connecticut. All-Eastern Concert is at the Bushnell Performing Arts Center on April 25.
- October 15–17, 2020: 7th International Conference on Narrative Inquiry in Music Education (NIME7), Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario.
- February 18–20, 2021: 2021 Desert Skies Symposium on Research in Music Learning and Teaching, School of Music, Arizona State University. Call for proposals (due September 18, 2020).