The CMA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Country Music Association (CMA) that works to ensure every child has access to a high-quality music education, is accepting applications for its fifth annual Music Teachers of Excellence awards. The CMA Foundation will celebrate music educators from across the United States alongside those in Tennessee during a ceremony taking place in the spring of 2020 in Nashville.
To submit yourself or encourage a music teacher you know to apply, click here. The application process closes on November 18, 2019 at 11:59 PM CT.
The Music Teachers of Excellence award is open to full time, public school music teachers who have at least 4 years of experience.
Our Music Teachers of Excellence program is designed to celebrate those making a difference in their music classroom and impacting their greater school community, says Tiffany Kerns, CMA Foundation Executive Director. With research continuing to show us the positive benefits a quality music education can have on a childs life, its vital that we support, encourage and recognize those teachers who are creating these positive environments and opportunities through music for ...