She was named 1998 ASMTA
Independent Music Teacher of the Year.
Arkansas will host several benefit concerts showcasing the talent of ASMTA
college teachers beginning in October 2006.
Deepest sympathy is expressed to ASMTA
President Peggy Lewis for the loss of her husband.
Ouida Keck, NCTM, replaces retiring chair David Crouse, as Teacher of the Year chair and Mark Smidt is the new ASMTA
What greater tribute to McCurnin, who mentored and encouraged many teachers to become certified, than the efforts of the current ASMTA
Certification Chair Elaine Dyches, NCTM, (ASMTA
2005 teacher of the year).
Guest artists and presenters at the Arkansas MTA State Conference were excellent, as were the student winners of the ASMTA
State Student Auditions.