The 2017 Best Tools for Schools Awards will be presented today at 10:00 am to 10:30 a.m. in the NAMM Idea Center (Level 1 Lobby).

Every year a group of music educators join forces to decide which products introduced into the classrooms will make the grade in qualifying as a tool that deserves to show up on your music program budget proposal.  Find out what the most innovative and relevant products for educaton in 2017. At this fast-moving session as leaders in classroom music education reveal their favorite picks from the 2017 NAMM Show. This is a not-to-miss session for anyone in music education or music business. Facilitators for the event are Karen Childress Evans, Timeless Communications; Publishers of School Band & Orchestra; Music Merchandise Review and more. 

On the Road

Do you have a story to tell about taking your school music groups on the road? SBO wants to hear about it!

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Directors who make a Difference

Do you know a fantastic K-12 instrumental music educator who is deserving of recognition in SBO?

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and tell us why he or she should be featured in SBO’s annual "Directors Who Make a Difference" report.

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