7 Job-Hunting Tips

Are you about to graduate? Here are some job-hunting tips and suggestions from NAfME member Alicia Mueller.   1. Resume and/or Portfolio Maintain an updated resume/portfolio emphasizing your strong points and…

Four Questions for New Teachers

  Remarks to Michigan State University NAfME Collegiate Members   By Nancy Flanagan  As first appeared in Education Week’s Teacher in a Strange Land Blog on September 21, 2015. Reprinted…

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Taking Action for Music Education

Taking Action for Music Education By Landon Wynne   The Problem How often do we all hear about how broken our education system is, or how music programs are in…

You Can Mix Music and Politics

  NAfME Hill Day 2015 Recap   Last week, the National Association for Music Education capped off its annual Hill Day event, with more than 200 music education advocates (including…

Embracing and Mentoring the New Music Educator

By: Mary Correia   As a newly retired teacher of thirty-five years, and having had more than a hundred student teachers during my career, I am passionate about ensuring effective…