March 30, 2021

CDC's recently released updated guidelines for their "Operational Strategy for K-12 Schools."

NAfME's statement regarding the updated CDC guidelines.

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Keynotes, 30 Minute Sessions, Performances, Exhibitors and more!

April 22-24, 2021

Member Rate: $45.00
Collegiate Rate: $25.00
Non-Member Rate: $99.00

Registration: Open -- Register Today, at
Registration Closes April 11, 2021 @ 12:00 am

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Massachusetts Advocacy Action Items

Link to recording of Advocacy Zoom Meeting on Monday, 3/15/2021

John Mlynczak has compiled a thorough list of action items here that all can take with each level of stakeholder. Lynn Tuttle from NAfME has reviewed these, as well as other advocacy leaders that John is working with to organize these action steps nationally.

The majority of the action needed is at the local level. John has put this together as a guide for teachers to take these actions, and

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2021 MD MEA Virtual Conference

11 Music Education Associations across the U.S. have partnered with MMEA to host the "2021 July Virtual Conference" on July 13-15, 2021.

The associations are seeking proposals for 45-minute presentation sessions and 30-minute spoken research presentations to be presented at the July 2021 virtual event.

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The Spring 2021 issue of the Mass Music Educators Journal has been posted here: March 2021 MMEJ. Enjoy!

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A third set of preliminary results from the aerosol study has been released. Please read and share with your local PK12 administrators.

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As we prepare for our All-State activities, we want to congratulate all who are selected to participate for 2021. Their dedication to music performance practices, and evaluation by the panel of judges, has provided each student an opportunity to participate in the activities scheduled for this year.

Some of our students were also selected to participate in the All-Eastern events scheduled for the same weekend. Please note that what appears on the All-Eastern documents during the 1:00-3:00pm time slot are the mock auditions which are NOT

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Call for Papers

The 2021 NAfME (Virtual) Eastern Division Conference, April 22-24
Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m. EDT Friday, February 5
Proposals already submitted and indicated as “Research” in the original Eastern Division call will be carried forward for consideration as Posters. Researchers who wish their projects to be considered for Spoken Presentation should submit their proposals as indicated below.

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Massachusetts Music Educators Association

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Michael LaCava
Interim Executive Director
PO Box 920004
Needham, MA 02492