Ohio Music Education Association

New TRIAD Available!

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The December/January edition of the TRIAD is now available!

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Professional Development Conference

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Guidebook Now Available!

The Guidebook version of the Conference Schedule is NOW AVAILABLE! Click the “How to Download” button to learn how to download the app on your iOS or Android device. Clicking the “Website Version” button will let you view the schedule in your browser.

Music Support Group Mini-Conference

This FREE mini-conference is designed to help music support groups reach their full potential! Open to parents and members of your booster organizations (as well as music teachers!)

Online Registration

Pre-registration is now closed. On-site registration will be available starting on Thursday morning at Conference!

Mail-in Registration

The deadline has passed for mail-in reservations

OCMEA Banquet Reservations

The deadline has passed for banquet reservations

IHCP Information

The optional Instructional Hour Certificate Program (IHCP) requirements include six sessions, one concert and a written reflection. Registrants should update their IPDP to include OMEA IHCP participation and submit the plan along with documentation (see OMEA web- site) to their LPDC for approval PRIOR to attending the PDC.

Participants will receive a 10-hour instructional certificate that may be converted into 1 CEU (this is not for college credit.)

IHCP Template

Ashland Credit

Ashland University
Professional Development Services
2016-2017 Online Registration Instructions

Please follow these instructions to use the Ashland University ONLINE registration for your school system.

1. Click on https://www.ashland.edu/founders/professional-development-services

2. On the right, click on DISTRICT LOGIN.

3. Enter the USER NAME: Omea , and PIN: Omea (case sensitive)

4. Select class
  • The list of classes held in your district will appear.
  • Find the class title you will be taking.
  • Click the green “register for this course” button at the bottom of the description.

5. Personal Information
  • The AU registration form will appear. Complete the AU form. Submit.
  • Additional registration information is optional. You can just choose submit.

6. Pay for Classes
  • To pay for the class use the drop down menu for “choose one of the following”
  • Select register now and check out.
  • Choose payment type (2.7 % fee for credit card payments and a $2.95 fee for electronic checks applied)

7. You will receive an email confirmation of your registration; PRINT a copy for your records.

If you prefer an electronic copy of the paper registration form is available at: http://www1.ashland.edu/founders/professional-development-services/pds-registration-form

Mail the completed registration with payment to the address listed on the form. If you are using an Ashland University tuition voucher worth $166.00 please include this with your registration. Your registration will not be finalized until payment is received and processed.

Please direct questions about this process to Ashland University Columbus Center, Toll free 877-557-9497 extension 1108; 614-794-4850 or email our office at: wbigelow@ashland.edu.

Potential Conference Exhibitors Information

Exhibiting at our 2017 conference is now closed to new exhibitors. No on-site or other exhibiting bookings accepted. Please note our 2018 State Conference will be in Columbus, February 8-10. Interested, new exhibitors should check this website after August 15, 2017 when bookings will open for 2018. 
Interested in exhibiting at the 2017 OMEA Professional Development Conference in Cleveland? The OMEA Business Portal is now open for you to begin the process!

Note: 2017 exhibiting requests close at the end of business on Friday, January 20, 2017.

No on-site or other exhibitor bookings after that date. 

Simply go to http://business.omea-ohio.org and click the “Register As New User” link on the left. Once you have submitted your information, Dave Adamson, OMEA Business Manager, will contact you with login information within 48 hours of your form submission.

If you have previously registered in the Business Portal, PLEASE do NOT create a new company profile. Contact Dave Adamson using the information below so that he may assist you in accessing the system.

If you have any questions, please contact Dave using the following information:

Email: business_manager@omea-ohio.org
Phone: 440.552.6983
• 2017 Conference Exhibit Hall Hours for Attendees:
Thursday February 2 – 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Friday February 3 – 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday February 4 – 9:00 am to 12:30 pm

Conference Special Functions/Receptions

Anyone interested in scheduling a reception or special function at the 2017 OMEA Professional Development Conference should download the required form and submit it by the November 1st deadline.

Click here to download the form.

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Contributions to Music Education

Contributions to Music Education is a refereed journal published by the Ohio Music Education Association. A primary purpose is to recognize and highlight the importance of social science research in guiding educational practice. The journal is a fully peer-reviewed publication focused on issues related to music teaching and learning in school contexts. With a history of over 40 years in print, CME has supported scholarly investigation into music education since 1972. Many important figures have served as editor over the years, and numerous researchers have put forth their work in its pages.

The journal is available in print in over 45 states in the US, and several countries abroad. Since 2005 (and to 2015), digital content has been distributed through major academic databases such as ProQuest, EBSCO, ERIC, and others. Starting in April 2015, full-text archival access (1972-2013) is now available through JSTOR. The journal has been published 1-2 times yearly for the past four decades, and is currently produced as an annual double issue, in print and digitized format.

CME is a subscription-based publication. Click here to view more information, see the content, learn about the editorial board, and find out how to subscribe to your music education research journal!

OMEA is an affiliate of NAfME: The National Association for Music Education

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