Membership and membership Benefits:
For membership information including current dues required by the Grand Junction Music Teachers
Association visit our website at www.GJMTA.org .
Local dues are $10.
Information on the national association can be obtained by visiting the Music Teachers
National Association website at www.MTNA.org .
Information about the state association can be found at the Colorado Music Teachers Association website
SUPPORT OF TEACHERS
Local associations provide professional development and participation opportunities for teachers and students.
♫ Local monthly programs
♫ Teacher and student performance opportunities
♫ State and National Conferences
♫ Certification Program
♫ State and local newsletters and American Music Teacher (national publication)
♫ Professional reading Enrichment Program (PREP)
♫ Insurance Programs
EDUCATION FOR TEACHERS
♫ Exploring teaching methods and materials
♫ Lecture/demonstration with master teachers
♫ Preparing for competition
♫ Adjudication process
♫ Small business helps
♫ Taxes and accounting
♫ Technique tips
♫ Master classes
♫ Policy letters
♫ Group classes
♫ Studio organization
GJMTA Professional Certification promotes excellence in the field of music by encouraging lifelong study to raise individual music teachers’
levels of competency, effectiveness and professionalism.