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Arizona Music News Winter 2018

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Read the January AMEA Newsletter

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The mission of the AMEA is to promote the study and enjoyment of music by supporting comprehensive music instruction and providing professional development activities.  AMEA has been the comprehensive voice of music education in the state of Arizona for over 75 years.  


What can membership do for you?

  • AMEA membership includes membership in NAfME (the National Association for Music Education) which provides access to lesson plans for your content area, information on advocacy and the national standards. (visit for more information). Also included is membership in our three constituent organizations, the Arizona Band and Orchestra Directors Association (ABODA), the Arizona Choral Educators Association (ACE) and the Arizona society for General Music (AzSGM)
  • AMEA provides the leading professional development training for music educators in the state at the annual AMEA In-Service Conference.  This year the conference will be held on February 2-3 at the Phoenix Marriott Mesa.  Offerings include a variety of sessions in all area of music grades K-12 in addition to collegiate.  With over 800 teachers in attendance and re-certification hours available, this is an outstanding professional development and networking opportunity! Our conference will offer our second annual Administrator's Clinic - topics: Music Teacher Evaluations and Administrator Tools for a Healthy & Effective Music Program.
  • Engagement in a thriving and helpful professional network.
  • Performance and festival opportunities for students that include teacher training opportunities.
  • Access to the Arizona Music News, the official magazine of the AMEA.

Please click on the AMEA newsletter link to the left for current news and updates.  Any questions – please contact AMEA President Karalee Hagen - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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