8th Annual MMEA Mentoring Conference


Grow MO:  Telling Our Story and Influencing our Future

September 18-19, 2022

Tan-Tar-A Conference Center

2022 Mentoring Conference Information

MMEA will host its 8th Annual two-day Mentoring Conference on Sunday, September 18, and Monday, September 19, 2022 at Tan-Tar-A Conference Center.   The conference is FREE OF CHARGE with meals provided by MMEA. The only expense to new teachers will be the cost of the hotel room at convention rates. 

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Workshop Goals and Topics for the September 18 & 19 Mentoring Conference will include:

  • Building and maintaining a successful K–12 Music Program.
  • Effective communication with students, administrators, parents and district patrons.
  • Organization and administration of the music education classroom.
  • Best practices for rehearsal/classroom management, including discipline problems and solutions.
  • School budgeting and business management for the music educator.
  • Diversity training for today’s classroom.
  • Networking with successful music educators to develop resources for ideas, techniques and literature
  • Missouri State High School Activities Association Rules and Guidelines for Music Activities.
  • Returning Post Covid: Recovering skills and building programs in September 2022 and beyond.

conference schedule

Jumpstart Pre-Conference (Virtual) 

MMEA Mentoring Conference (In-Person)

Session Schedule is Coming Soon

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registration & lodging information


Complete the registration form below if you are planning to attend the Jumpstart Pre-Conference (Virtual) and/or the Mentoring Conference (In-Person).

  • Date TBD: Jumpstart Pre-Conference (Zoom)
  • September 18-19, 2022: Mentoring Conference (Tan-Tar-A Conference Center)


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Lodging arrangements can be made directly with Tan-Tar-A Conference Center (Margaritaville).

  • Online: https://www.margaritavilleresortlakeoftheozarks.com/
    • Use Conference Code:  Do we have a conference code?
  • Phone:  (573) 348-3131 



2022 MMEA Mentoring Conference: Registration Form

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