Northern Virginia Music Teachers Association is Local Association of the Year.The Northern Virginia Northern Virginia (NoVA) consists of Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun, and Prince William counties and the independent cities of Alexandria, Falls Church, Fairfax, Manassas, and Manassas Park. Music Teachers Association (NVMTA) is the recipient of the 2004 MTNA MTNA Music Teachers National Association
MTNA Middle Tennessee Nursery Association (McMinnville, Tennessee) Local Association of the Year Award. With 331 members, NVMTA is one of the largest local associations in the country.
Among the recent achievements of the association is In Celebration, a four-volume collection of music composed by NVMTA teachers and their students, to celebrate their fiftieth anniversary in 2000. In addition, the group sponsors many performing events for all types of students. Events such as the Bach-Baroque, Chamber Music, Concerto concerto (kənchâr`tō), musical composition usually for an orchestra and a soloist or a group of soloists. In the 16th cent. concertare and concertato implied an ensemble, either vocal or instrumental. and Piano Ensemble Festivals demonstrate that creativity and energy. During the past few years NVMTA has developed its Scholarship Endowment Fund Noun 1. endowment fund - the capital that provides income for an institution
patrimony - a church endowment
chantry - an endowment for the singing of Masses and provides annual student awards in excess of $7,000.
An important contribution is noted in the high proportion of student participation to membership. This is part of their ongoing community collaboration. Involvement and outreach have taken a strong position in NVMTA through scholarship development for underprivileged students, joint programs with community organizations and participation in community arts groups. NVMTA, under the leadership of President Donna Olson, shows strong management of its activities with broad teacher participation in leadership, development of future leaders Future Leaders is a UK schools-led charitable organisation that aims to widen the pool of talented leaders especially for urban challenging secondary schools. It was founded in March 2006 by Nat Wei, a former founder of Teach First. , documentation of policies, appropriate business policies and record keeping, professional referral support and continuing education continuing education: see adult education.
or adult education
Any form of learning provided for adults. In the U.S. the University of Wisconsin was the first academic institution to offer such programs (1904). opportunities.
As Past Virginia State President Martha Smith, NCTM NCTM National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
NCTM Nationally Certified Teacher of Music
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NCTM Nationally Certified in Therapeutic Massage , said, "What I like best about NVMTA is the spirit of cooperation and creative endeavor that prevails. It is an organization that inspires each member to strive to reach his or her full potential."
The Local Affiliate of the Year Award recognizes the local association that makes the most significant contribution to the music teaching profession through participation in MTNA national programs and additional programs established within its state and local area. MTNA has nearly 600 local associations.