Resources

SMTE Information

Teacher Evaluations – Resource compilation related to emerging issues in evaluating music teachers.

ASPAs – The Areas of Strategic Planning and Action host a variety of topical resources on the individual ASPA pages.

ASPA Facilitators – visit this page for resources to help you with managing your ASPA’s web presence.

Smte News & Handbook

Music Education Policy Roundup – February 24, 2020

NAfME News Music In Our Schools Month® Resolutions As you all know, Music In Our Schools Month ® is quickly coming up in March, and one of the best ways to raise awareness of music education and begin to garner support amongst elected officials is to introduce a...

Call for Photos for SMTE Website

The SMTE website is being redone! We have entered into a process of redesigning the form and functionality of our organization’s website. The developers are currently on a search for media to use in the site. If you have great pictures from any of the recent Symposia,...

Music Education Policy Roundup – February 19, 2020

NAfME News Music In Our Schools Month® Resolutions As you know, Music In Our Schools Month ® is quickly coming up in March, and one of the best ways to raise awareness of music education and begin to garner support amongst elected officials is to introduce a...

SMTE Website Update – February 2020

The SMTE website is being redone! We have entered into a process of redesigning the form and functionality of our organization's website. The developers are currently on a search for media to use in the site. If you have great pictures from any of the recent Symposia,...

Music Education Policy Roundup – February 9, 2020

State News WV- Senate passes bill to give students college, wage data 1/27/2020- ‘West Virginia students may soon get detailed reports on college costs and in-demand jobs under a bill passed Monday by the Senate.’ Washington, Iowa show ways Oregon potentially could...

SMTE Handbook 2020

Society for Music Teacher Education Handbook (This version based on 2019 revisions. 2015 Version, 2004 Version) SMTE “Constitution” Article I – Name The organization shall be known as the ” “National Association for Music Education Society for Music Teacher...

Research

Journal of Music Teacher Education –  a publication of the National Association for Music Education on behalf of the Society for Music Teacher Education. Using this link will request you to login with your NAfME member information in order to access the full content of the journal included with your membership. To access the Journal without logging in (abstracts only), click here.

SMTE Professional Literature Project

Music Education Research & Position Announcements

Visit the Music Research Email Directory website to subscribe to receive conference calls, position listings, and other important information

View recent announcements

Organizations

NAfME Forums: Discuss new ideas, anything important to music educators! (No advertising or product promotion, please)

Music Teacher Education Special Research Interest Group

The College Music Society

Alliance for Active Music Making

Additional Links

INTASC Model Core Teaching Standards

National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) Handbook

Teacher Education for the Arts Disciplines: Issues Raised by the National Standards for Arts Education (March, 1996)

NAfME Collegiate Newslink: An online publication designed to meet the needs of NAfME’s Collegiate Members.

Information, Please! A variety of music education topics of interest to teachers, parents, students, researchers, music industry professionals, and others.