President's Corner, Fall 2019

President's Corner, Fall 2019

MEANYC was established as a Not-for-Profit in 1993 by a wonderful group of hard- working teachers who wanted a local branch of NAfME in their city. Throughout the years, MEANYC has grown and expanded to include: workshops for teachers, music festivals for middle and high school students, and provide fellowship and networking for music educators who are members.

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President's Corner - Speaking the Language of "Music"

President's Corner - Speaking the Language of "Music"

This is the time of year when we can see just how much our students can demonstrate a mastery of everything we’ve taught them. One of my sixth grade students raised her hand last week and said, “Mrs. Peltz, the altos are still missing the do-la skip at measure 43 on page 5. Can you go over it again?” Of course I could, that is, once I got over the fact that this young musician was speaking the language of “music.”

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