News & Updates

First Webinar in 2014-15 Series on Tuesday, 9/23

Posted on September 22, 2014

PDE Consultant Dave Deitz will present “Teacher Evaluation and SLOs” this coming Tuesday at 7 p.m. This free special topic webinar will go into building…

PMEA Composition Program Available

Posted on September 22, 2014

PMEA is pleased to announce it will once again sponsor a composition program for students of PMEA Members, PCMEA members and, new this year, PMEA…

Music in our Schools Month Performance Opportunities

Posted on September 22, 2014

March and the 2015 Music In Our Schools Month will be here before you know it! MIOSM is an opportunity for the music educators of…

How Has Music Education Impacted Your Life?

Posted on September 22, 2014

PMEA will hold its third annual Music Education Advocacy Day on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at the Capitol building in Harrisburg. As part of this event, we…

Call for PMEA Vice President Nominations

Posted on September 22, 2014

The PMEA Nominating Committee will soon meet to discuss nominations for PMEA Vice President (term beginning July 1, 2015). The vice president will take over…

PMEA Mentor Program Available

Posted on September 15, 2014

PMEA has trained mentors available in every specialty area, instructional level, and demographic area. These exemplary professionals are ready to answer any questions beginning or…

George N. Parks Award – Call for Nominations

Posted on September 15, 2014

Developed by the National Association for Music Education and Music for All, the George N. Parks Leadership in Music Education Award is named for the…

PDE and the New National Core Arts Standards

Posted on September 3, 2014

PDE Consultant Dave Deitz has shared the following official statement in regards to the Pennsylvania Department of Education and the new National Core Arts Standards:…

2014 EPLC Arts and Education Symposium October 2

Posted on September 3, 2014

Register now for the 2014 Arts and Education Symposium, which will be held on Thursday, Oct. 2 at the State Museum of Pennsylvania in Harrisburg, PA.…

2015 All-State Jazz, Vocal Jazz, Harp & Piano Audition Info Available

Posted on June 6, 2014

Students interested in applying to perform in the 2015 All-State Jazz or Vocal Jazz Ensemble, or students interested in auditioning on Harp or Piano can…