Janice Lancaster Professional Development Scholarship

FEMEA is pleased to announce our 2015 Janice Lancaster Professional Development Scholarship Recipients. Congratulations to Marsha Perry Juday, music teacher at Gene Witt Elementary in Manatee County and Brian Meisenburg, music teacher at Gemini Elementary in Brevard County. Marsha will use her funds to attend Kodaly Level I Training. Brian will use his funds to attend World Music Drumming.

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New President-Elect: Rosemary Pilonero

Congratulations to Rosemary Pilonero, the new FEMEA President-Elect. Rosemary currently teaches music at The Villages Elementary of Lady Lake in Lake County, and serves on the FEMEA Board of Directors as the chair of the Janice Lancaster Scholarship Committee. She will take office on July 1, 2015.

Grant Application Deadline Extended

The Dorothy Land Past President's Grant offers $1000 to an elementary music teacher to encourage research, creative teaching and innovation, and exemplary models of teaching. Applications must be completed by February 15, 2015.

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Florida Music Director Elementary Focus Issue

Elementary Music is the focus of the April 2014 Florida Music Director. Articles were written by your FEMEA Board Members.

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​Janice Lancaster Professional Development Scholarship Recipients

We had a unique situation this year, which resulted in 5 scholarship recipients. Three recipients were awarded $500, and 2 recipients were awarded $250 each. The recipients of a $500 scholarship are... Erin Hemond from Orange County, Orff Level 2 Katie Grace Miller from Orange County, Orff Level 2 Lindsay Roney from Orange County, Orff Level 2 The recipients of a $250 scholarship are... Lindsay Blanc from Hillsborough County, World Music Drumming Level 1 Steve Florio from Hillsborough County, World Music Drumming Level 1 Congratulations to all scholarship recipients!!

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The mission of the Florida Elementary Music Educators Association is to unite and support music educators in order to provide a high quality, comprehensive music education for all children.