Previously titled Music Educators National Conference, the National Executive Board voted to change the name to MENC: The National Association for Music Education to better reflect the group's mission.

 

National Standards of Music Education

1.Singing, alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music.
5. Reading and notating music.
6. Listening to, analyzing, and describing music.
7. Evaluating music and music performances.
8. Understanding relationships between music, the other arts, and disciplines outside the arts.

(Information collected from www.menc.edu)