|2015 KMEA Hall of Fame|
Arthur Jay Steinberg
Kansas Educators Association
The KMEA New Music Teacher Handbook is an online resource for new and veteran teachers alike. Resources for handbooks, lesson planning, curriculum assessment, rehearsal techniques, and classroom management can all be found in one place.
2016 ISW Performance Groups
ISW Performance Group Applications
KMEA is accepting applications for performance at the 2016 In-Service Workshop. The postmark deadline for mailing completed audition applications is May 15, 2015.
2016 ISW Clinic Proposals
Call for Presenters
KMEA is accepting proposals for clinic sessions at the 2016 In-Service Workshop. Deadline for submitting proposals is October 1, 2015.
Music Education Advocacy Day at the Capitol
Gretchen Bixler elected - Craig Manteuffel completes service
Craig Manteuffel has completed his service on the KMEA board having served in various capacities as both a chair and an elected officer at the district and state levels and has rotated out of the KMEA Executive Council. KMEA thanks Craig for his countless hours of dedicated service to music education.
At the 2015 In-Service Workshop, Avian Bear handed the gavel to Martha Gabel as the new KMEA President for the 2015-2017 biennium. Avian will serve as Vice President during that time.
KMEA is pleased to announce that Gretchen Bixler has been elected as President-Elect, and will eventually serve as President for the 2017-2019 biennium. She previously served on the KMEA state board as President of the South Central District of KMEA.
KMEA Hall of Fame - Class of 2015
2015 Kansas Music Educator of the Year
Mike Quilling, Deerfield High School
KMEA congratulates 2015 Kansas Music Educator of the Year Mike Quilling, music instructor at Deerfield High School. A surprise award presentation was made at Mike's school by KMEA Vice President Craig Manteuffel, and Mike was further recognized at the In-Service Workshop.
ISW Performance Recordings
Jazz · Percussion · Chamber