Bear honored as NFHS Outstanding Music Educator

Press Release and November KSHSAA Journal Article: The National Federation of State High School Association’s (NFHS) Outstanding Music Educator Award recognizes high school or college band, choral or orchestral directors, supervisors, and adjudicators. It is awarded to individuals whose contributions have impacted high school activities programs. Nominees must exemplify the highest standards of ethical conduct […]

Kansas Music Review – Winter 2015

The Winter 2015 issue of the Kansas Music Review focuses on the six KMEA districts. Each district president has provided a column about the goings-on in their respective districts. Other articles about various classroom teaching methods are also included in this issue, including special needs accommodations, adaptation, as well as technology. Our advertisers perform a […]

Advocacy Survey

The KMEA Advocacy Committee is administering a Teacher Satisfaction Survey to identify changes in the satisfaction, job-related stress, work-load, perceptions of students achievement, and feelings about teaching as a result of the current economic and political climate. Data gathered from this survey will be very helpful to KMEA as we work to advocate for and […]

KMEA Board Meeting Minutes – July 2015

The minutes from the July 2015 meeting of the KMEA board have been posted on the Board Meeting Minutes page. Meeting Summary Chad Coughlin provided an update from the NE Split Committee and included the recommendations of candidates for the President-Elect positions in both of the new districts. For the Northeast: Will Cooper and Damian Johnson; […]

KMEA Mentoring

The KMEA Mentoring Program is intended to help music educators and administrators with concerns that arise out of the music classroom. This program has been designed to bring together experienced, successful music educators and first or second year teachers who request assistance with any aspect of their music program.