Music Education: Articles & News

  • The "What Makes Music Education Great in Your School District" Award Recognition Program is Now Accepting Submissions to Apply for a 2018 Lennnon Bus Residency

    On October 3, 2017 eligible school districts throughout the U.S. are invited to submit an online application with a link to an original one-minute student-produced and faculty-advised video on the theme, “What makes music education great in my school district?”
  • Our Hearts Go Out to Everyone Affected By Recent Disasters

    On behalf of all of us at NAMM and The NAMM Foundation, our hearts go out to everyone impacted by the recent natural disasters.
  • Music Impacts Learning and Way of Life

    Music educators are encouraged to watch “Tips for Success” videos (brought to you by The Music Achievement Council). The Music Achievement Council is an action-oriented nonprofit enabling more students to begin and stay in instrumental music programs.
  • Grantee Spotlight: EngAGE, Inc.

    One of this year’s NAMM Foundation grantees is EngAGE, Inc., a nonprofit organization that creates community and changes lives by transforming affordable apartment communities into vibrant centers of teaching and learning, artistic exploration, creativity and engagement for over 5,000 people living in affordable communities in Southern California, Oregon and Minnesota.
  • Music Booster Organization Startups

    When considering the components of a successful music program, the development of a Music Booster Organization counts as one of the most vital. Article written by Marcia Neel, and originally published in SBO Magazine.
  • Music Educator Showcases at The 2018 NAMM Show

    The Music Educator Showcases at The 2018 NAMM Show provide music educators, NAMM exhibitors, and NAMM Foundation partners and nonprofits, with an “Only at The NAMM Show” opportunity to learn about innovative music education tools, non-profit music programs and best practices from the classroom. Learn more.
  • Music Educators: Learn to Tell the Story

    Music educators are encouraged to watch “Tips for Success” videos (brought to you by The Music Achievement Council). The Music Achievement Council is an action-oriented nonprofit encouraging students to begin and stay in instrumental music programs.
  • NAMM Members Learn to Advocate for Music Education at Summer NAMM

    NAMM members and guests gathered to deepen their knowledge of music education advocacy at the SupportMusic Coalition on Coalitions Forum during The 2017 Summer NAMM Show, in Nashville, TN.
  • Opportunity, Rigor, Results: Sphinx Music

    Talking Up Music Education is a podcast from The NAMM Foundation about music education. Download episode 29 today!
  • The NAMM Foundation Announces $675,000 in Grants to Music Education Programs Worldwide

    The NAMM Foundation has announced that the organization will benefit 24 different music education programs with $675,000 in grants, an increase made possible by NAMM Foundation donors.

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