July 22, 2017, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., UCF campus in, Orlando. Sound Structures for Playful Musicians. Our clinician, Connie Van Engen, is planning to model Orff Schulwerk process lessons, which use a variety of improvisational structures.
Please congratulate our winning Dorothy Land Grant Projects for 2017: Beth Ann Delmar for "My Strummin' Buddy" a Ukulele Program, Katie Grace Miller for "Building Community with Ukuleles", and Holly Pursino for" Multicultural Literature in the Music Room"
FEMEA is thrilled to announce our Janice Lancaster Professional Development Scholarship Winners for 2017: Barbara Sullivan will be attending World Music Drumming Level 1 in Columbus, Ohio. Lisa Munoz-Zeller will be attending Orff Level 1 at UCF in Orlando. Shaun Bennett will be attending the Ellie Mannette Festival of Steel at West Virginia University. Kathryn Pelletier will attend the James Hill Ukulele Initiative Teacher Certification Program in Toronto, and Rosalie Lathers will attend Joy of Singing in Atlanta.
The advocacy video produced for the All-State concerts is now available to FEMEA members. We encourage you to play it before your concerts and performances for parents. To access, login to your FMEA membership account and then look under "Member Content."
FEMEA is pleased to announce the winner of the 2017 Ticket to Tampa Scholarship, Ms. Ilona Halkides! Ilona is a first year teacher at Palmetto Elementary School in Orange County. Congratulations, Ilona!