NCMEA is one of eleven state affiliates of the Southern Division of NAfME: the National Association for Music Education. The mission of NCMEA is to promote music as a fundamental component of education and to provide opportunities for lifelong learning by supporting teachers, students, and communities in developing and fostering excellence in music.
March is Music In Our Schools Month!
Please share stories and photos of your MIOSM programs by going to the
MIOSM 2014 Blog page.
New E-Mail Address
Please use the following address for all e-mail correspondence: firstname.lastname@example.org
Don't have your NCMEA membership number handy? Now you can download the NAfME Mobile App and you'll have it with you all time. Just go to the app store on your smart phone and search for
Congratulations to NCMEA Band Section Chair Michael Wilson. He was recognized as Thanks to Teachers by WLOS News in Asheville.
CLICK HERE to see the story.
Your input is requested! If you are a High School Choral teacher, please fill out the following survey to help us better help you and your classroom! Click Here to complete the survey.
The Voice Winner Danielle Bradbery Kicks Off Music In Our Schools Month with a national bus tour to raise awareness for Music Education. Northwest School of the Arts in Charlotte NC has been selected as one of the stops on March 7. For more information see the Give A Note/NAfME website.
We just finished updating the Awards & Scholarship forms on this website. They can be found in the forms section under the resources tab. We encourage you to apply!
Congratulations to Kent Knappenberger, NAfME member from New York State, the winner of the first Grammy for a Music Educator! For more on the story click here.
Have an Impact: National Arts Standards Review Set for Feb. 14-28
The National Coalition for Core Arts Standards (NCCAS) has scheduled a final public review of the draft PreK-12 arts standards in dance, media arts, music, theater, and visual arts. The review will open February 14 and close February 28. A draft reading copy of the revised Standards will be available beginning January 30.
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Nominations for all of the NCMEA Awards are due in March 15, 2014! Please check the Awards page for the forms you need to nominate someone.
Standard 6 Updates can be found at: Analysis of Student Work Pilot - Standard 6 under the Resources tab.
Check out the NEW Student Composition Showcase. Details are available on the HS Choral page.