creativity

Inspiring Students through Creativity

Amplify: Inspiration Inspiring Students through Creativity By Christopher D. Azzara, Opus Leader and Presenter   We had two terrific days at the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) 2018 National…

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Call for Proposals: 2019 NAfME National Conference

The National Association for Music Education (NAfME) is excited to announce this year’s National Conference, November 6-10, 2019: Amplify the Future of Music: Opening Doors for All Students   Session…

friendship

Friendship as Mentorship

Friendship as Mentorship Colleagues Can Be Your Best Resource Professionally and Personally  By NAfME Member Lori Schwartz Reichl   A similar version of this article was originally published in the…

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Interviewing Skills: The Rules of the Road

Interviewing Skills The Rules of the Road By NAfME Member Marcia Neel   One of the most nerve-wracking of all of life’s experiences is the job interview. Everyone has to…

summer

A Summer Bucket List for Teachers

A Summer Bucket List for Teachers Seven Ideas for “Self-Care” for Teachers By NAfME Member Richard Grennor This article originally appeared on “Dr. Grennor’s Music Academy” blog. Teaching can be…

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Supercharge the School Musical

Supercharge the School Musical Strategies and Best Practices for Building Student and Community Support   By NAfME Member Paul K. Fox, PMEA Chair of the Council for Teacher Training, Recruitment,…

NAfME Academy’s First Anniversary

NAfME Academy’s First Anniversary With over 80 Hours of Professional Development—and Growing!—NAfME Academy is a Valuable and Easily Accessible Resource for Music Educators   By Andrew S. Berman This article…

reading

A Reading List for Music Educators

A Reading List for Music Educators   This November presenters at NAfME’s 2017 National In-Service Conference will lead sessions on a variety of topics—including best practices for concert bands; conducting…