VMEA Membership

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MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

Development
& Resources

  • Annual Professional Development Conference

  • Elementary Grant Program

  • Annual Large and Small Ensemble Assessments

  • District/Regional/State and National Performance Events

  • Music Educators Journal and Teaching Music

  • VMEA and NAfME websites with resources and links

  • Networking and People-to-People contact

Music Education Advocacy

  • Membership in Coalition for Fine Arts Education

  • VMEA has a Government Relations Chair who acts a voice for music educators, communicating directly with elected officials and monitoring legislative matters affecting VMEA

  • Coordinates important advocacy responses from music educators  

Community
Involvement

  • Networking

  • Collaborating

  • Aiding colleagues who seek answers or help

  • Mentoring 

Student
Opportunities

  • Tri-M

  • Collegiate Chapters

  • District / Regional / State / National Ensemble

  • Conference Honor Ensembles

  • Assessments 

MEMBERSHIP TYPES & DUES

For about 67 cents per school day, every member gets full access to all of the above membership benefits. In addition, the value of being in a professional community to network, collaborate, and learn is a priceless tool when it comes to offering our students the best in music education. Many teachers fund their dues through their school budget or booster program.

Please do consider becoming a part of the Virginia Music Educators Association. We look forward to serving you and know you’ll find VMEA to be an invaluable resource!

Active Membership

$135/yr

Retired Membership

$61/yr

Collegiate Membership

$40/yr

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