The NAMM Foundation supports teachers, parents and community leaders with resources and programs to advance music making for all


Community Spotlight

The Best Communities for Music Education designation gave our district the opportunity to shine the spotlight on our outstanding music teachers, students, and community partners. In the true spirit of education, our music teachers passed the recognition on to their students and community partners. Programs like Best Communities are critical to the future success of music education.
- Heather Crocker, Director of Communications for Blaine County School District in Idaho
Best Communities for Music Education

Best Communities for Music Education-A National Music Education Recognition Program

The NAMM Foundation Recognizes 623 School Districts and 98 Individual Schools in 20th Annual Best Communities for Music Education Recognition

Congratulations to the 623 school districts and the 98 individual schools for their Best Communities for Music Education recognition!  Now in its 20th year, the program honors schools and school districts for outstanding efforts by teachers, administrators, parents, students and community leaders and their support for music education as part of the core curriculum.

SupportMusic Coalition

The SupportMusic Coalition is a signature program of The NAMM Foundation that unites non-profit organizations, schools, and businesses working to assure that music education is supported in communities everywhere, and that all children have the opportunity to learn and grow with music.

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