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Presto’s Latest Edition!

Please click here to check out Presto’s latest edition. As a reminder, our featured articles, as well as the PDF version are for MEANYC members only. Thank you to all who contributed to this latest issue.

On September 24th, MEANYC hosted their annual Fall Gathering at the Merkin Concert Hall in Manhattan. In attendance were current members, NYC music educators, and collegiate students from local universities. Everyone was awed by the musical talents from Face the Music, which consist of students studying music at Kaufman Music Center.

Join us for ENL Students in Music

It will be presented by Leonore Nelson and Debbie Degenhardt, at NYU Steinhardt on October 26th. 4 hours of CTLE credit will be provided (and for teachers who need CTLE credit, 15 hours need to be ENL related). You can pre-register for the workshop here. This workshop may be a full workshop, so register early to guarantee a spot.

NYSSMA Winter Conference

On December 5th-8th, NYSSMA will be hosting their annual Winter Conference in Rochester, NY. This is an amazing conference where tons of professional development is offered, there is the opportunity to browse through the exhibitor hall where supplies and music are provided, and many student performers - including our own Zone 12 student performers! Let us know if you will be at the conference, we will try to arrange a networking event for us NYC folks. You can check out the conference on their website.

Apply to be Workshop Chair

MEANYC is currently looking for a Workshop Chair (or co-chairs) for the 2020-2021 school year. The new Workshop Chair would begin taking on some of the responsibilities starting in January of 2020. During this time, our current Workshop Chair, Brian Wagner-Yeung, would prepare the new chair for all the responsibilities of the position. If this is something that you are interested in, please contact Brian Wagner-Yeung for more information (bwagner921@gmail.com). Here are some of the responsibilities of this important role:

  • Analyze workshop subject interests from membership and surveys

  • Hire clinicians to support these topics

  • Create flyers for promotion

  • Host each Saturday workshop

  • Create evaluations about each workshop and present to board

  • Handle CTLE forms.

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