Welcome members of MBA

Missouri Bandmasters:

We appreciate you!
We admire the tireless dedication you demonstrate for your students and helping them to achieve success. 

Enjoy the 2024 Missouri Bandmasters Association Conference and enjoy the opportunity to connect, to rest, to rejuvenate and re-energize for the coming year!

Consider bringing your band, your soloists or your small ensembles to perform as part of our the 2025 Fine Arts Education Day - April 9, 2025

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Bring a delegation to the Show-Me Arts Summit - April 8, 2025

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Submit an image for the Senate Student Fine Arts Exhibit! (Not just for visual artists - but we'd love to represent ALL art forms! Due 12.31.24)

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We are honored to celebrate with our MBA Allies on another successful statewide conference! We know that Missouri's Band leaders work tirelessly to support Missouri students and their learning. We are here to help and to strengthen arts education in Missouri through our support, promotion and advocacy efforts.

Read on to learn ways that you might connect with the Alliance:

As always, we invite you to become engaged with the work of the Alliance in the way that fits you best. 

Thanks for all you are doing to support Missouri's students of the arts! If we can help in way, please feel free to reach out! 

- Phyllis Pasley - executive director

Recap and Highlights  

Fine Arts Education Day 2024

Professional Learning Communities

Learn more at https://www.moaae.org/programs/professional-development

The Inclusion, Diversity, Equity in the Arts professional learning network is open all members of the arts education community. A project of the MAAE's RIDE committee, this informal gathering meets quarterly via ZOOM and is designed to be a safe space for open communication about issues connected with racism, inclusion, diversity and equity. A roundtable forum, this can be a place where people can share concerns, ask questions and seek answers or solutions to help bring greater equity for all. Quarterly sessions.  >Register and Learn more

The Missouri Arts Integration Network connects individuals with an interest in ARTS INTEGRATION via FREE one-hour monthly events via ZOOM. We welcome arts and non-arts teachers from any subject or discipline at every level - from PreK through collegiate. Get inspired as you meet with other educators and hear success stories from practitioners across the state.  Monthly sessions.  >Register and Learn more

The FAME Leadership Group is open to all arts educators. The FAME sessions will be on hiatus for at least the next 9 months. Tour the FAME session archives to get connected with colleagues and arts ed supports available from all across our state.
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