Fairfax General Music Educators Association
FGMEA supports the work of general music teachers in providing a high-quality music education for the students of Fairfax County, Virginia. Learn more about FGMEA and its mission.
It’s time to dream big! What would you like to have in your music program? Projects to build community with parents in your school? New instruments? Music technology for your school? Please consider applying for an FGMEA Mini-Grant of up to $500. The application deadline is Monday, November 11, 2016, and you must be a member of FGMEA to apply. Click here for a grant form.
by Rachel Grimsby, Fort Hunt ES
The months of February, March, and April tend to be a teachers hardest (and longest) months of instruction. Our days are filled with meetings that may or may not pertain to us, ECART and SOL speak seem to be the focus of the building, meanwhile we specialist fear the constant threat of snow interfering with our already abbreviated instructional days and rehearsals. It is so important during these months that we focus on our purpose; our students. Continue reading