mentorship

The Meaning of Mentorship 

The Meaning of Mentorship  By NAfME Member Lori Schwartz Reichl This article first appeared in the August 2021 issue of Teaching Music. “The delicate balance of mentoring someone is not…

Marissa Guarriello and some of her music students in black concert attire

The Key to a Successful First Year

The Key to a Successful First Year By NAfME Member Marissa Guarriello This article first appeared on the F-flat Magazine blog. “The greatest use of a life is to spend…

interviews

A Checklist for “Intelligent” Interviews

A Checklist for “Intelligent” Interviews A Guide from A to Z for Successfully Marketing Yourself   By NAfME Member Paul K. Fox, PMEA Retired Member Coordinator and Chair of Council…

teacher stress

Advice for First-Year Teachers

Advice for First-Year Teachers  Experienced Teachers Share Wisdom with New Teachers   By NAfME Member Kevin Lynch   A colony of fruit flies and an oven left on overnight might…