What better way for one to have their work validated than by being nominated by one’s community for an award that is judged by their peers and industry professionals and, subsequently winning it?

Read more: Melissa Salguero: 2018 Grammy Music Educator of the Year


Between mid-March and the end of April, school music groups from around the country travel to central Florida to take part in the WorldStrides OnStage Heritage Festival at Universal Orlando Resort, where education meets fun in the sun and more.

Read more: Worldstrides OnStage Programs Heritage Festival

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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