Professional Development Series

NJMEA is excited to announce a series of Professional Development opportunities for you to explore starting on Thursday, August 6. 

Shawna Longo and Dr. Scott Edgar will kick off our series, highlighting ways to incorporate Social-Emotional Learning strategies in your classroom. 

Please sign up using this LINK to register. After attending the PD session, you will receive a Professional Development certificate. 

We look forward to seeing you on August 6th! 


The NJMEA Executive Board



Thursday, August 6

8:00-900 PM EST


Intentionally Integrating SEL with Music


Shawn Longo and Scott Edgar


Music naturally aligns with social and emotional learning.   This webinar will shine light on the parallels that exist between music classes and the keys to social-emotional learning through an exploration of various resources, including  Strategies for authentically integrating SEL competencies into music curriculums and what it can look like in the classroom and rehearsals will also be presented.

Dr. Scott Edgar, author of Music Education and Social-Emotional Learning: The Heart of Teaching Music, will continue the conversation on Social Emotional Learning and answer questions you have about incorporating Social-Emotional strategies in your music classroom this year!