COVID-19 Resources for Music Educators

A variety of COVID-19 related resources will be posted on this page.
Please check back often for new/updated links.

Social Media

Band Directors (not COVID specific, but an amazing group!)
Music Educators Creating Online Learning
Music Educators - Looking Ahead
NJMEA Community of Friends
Teaching During COVID-19 (not music-specific)
Technology Teacher Talk With Brittany Washburn (not music-specific, but good for virtual teaching)
Elementary Music Teachers (not COVID specific)
Middle School Chorus Directors
GoogleClassroom for Music Teachers

Planning Ahead

National Association for Music Education (NAfME) COVID-19 resource page: https://nafme.org/covid-19/

American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) Advocacy: https://acda.org/advocacy/

ACDA Webinar / Guidance and Support for Choral Singing Options During the COVID-19 Pandemic (June, 2020)

American Bandmasters Association Ideas for Student Safety (May, 2020)

National Federation of State High School Associations (links to articles & studies)

Choruses and COVID-19 Resources from Chorus America

COVID-19 Vocal Music Videos presented by the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS)

Music for All Webinar: What Now & How? (May, 2020)

New Jersey Marching Band Directors Association (NJMBDA) COVID-19 Resources

NAfME webinar-Moving Music Online

School Band and Orchestra article by Bob Morrison-Our New Reality

NAfME and NFHS Fall 2020 Guidance for Music Education


High School Band Director’s National Association-A Blueprint for Viable Instrumental Music Instruction

Arts Ed NJ September Ready Taskforce-Fall 2020 Guidelines for the Arts

Percussive Arts Society-Managing COVID-19 Protocols I’m Administering Percussion Performance Curriculum

ASTA Task Force Resources and Guidelines

Performing Arts Aerosols Study Results - Round 1

Performing Arts Aerosols Study Results - Round 2

NJ String Teacher Resources for 2020

Summer Online Elementary Music Education Conferences

1) Artie and Denise ONLINE ODYSSEY 2020 ($100)
To register: https://musicplayonline.com/workshops/

2) Tech for Music Teachers Course ($97)
Are you overwhelmed by technology? Not sure where to start?  "Mrs. Miracle's Music Room" course, "Tech for Music Teachers," is open for enrollment and covers everything from Google Slides to Nearpod to Edpuzzle, as well as productivity tools!
Check it out here: www.techformusicteachers.com

3) "Wednesday Webinars" with Denise Gagne and Friends (Free of charge)