National Symposium Discusses Music Assessment, Evaluation Issues

On June 24-25, music program supervisors, music educators and academics gathered in Baltimore, Maryland for the National Symposium on Music Assessment and Teacher Evaluation.

Among other issues, attendees discussed the shifting sands of student performance assessments, testing methods, and mandated teacher evaluations. The symposium as was part of Music Education Week, June 22-26, which was sponsored by the National Association for Music Education (NAfME).

Roz Fehr, NAfME staff