In 2016, the CMA Foundation launched Music Teachers of Excellence to celebrate, honor, and invest in music education teachers who exemplify excellence.
Did you know?
94% of public school teachers in the U.S. spend their own money on classroom supplies.
The CMA Foundation proudly presents each MTOE Award recipient with a stipend of $5,000 to be split evenly between supporting classroom and personal needs.
To date, the CMA Foundation has honored 145 music teachers and given $400k to support their excellence.