Saskatchewan Registered Music Teachers' Association (SRMTA)

Categories: Associations, Music Instruction


50 Hoeschen Cres
Saskatoon, SK, S7J 2T1

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1. To Promote a High Standard of Teaching

To promote the interest of its members by stimulating them through workshops, master classes, and conferences
To promote progressive ideas and methods in the teaching of music
To encourage systematic preparation in the art of teaching and to stimulate the acquirement by its members of a high standard of musicianship and general culture

2. To Foster an Interest in the Organization

To promote a spirit of comradeship and by encouraging members to serve on branch, provincial and national councils where appropriate
To encourage and foster the formation of local branches composed of members of the Association at suitable centers throughout Saskatchewan
To speak with one voice on provincial and national issues and always advocate on matters of concern for the professional musician and for the student of music

3. To promote Continuing Education by and for the Teacher

To encourage the sharing of ideas that would be useful to members and students by giving workshops or writing pedagogical articles for the Associations’ newsletter

4. To Maintain the Recognition of Music as a Credit in High School and in Post Secondary Institutions

5. To Promote and Maintain the Status of Professional Music Teachers in the Province

To promote and assist all movements designed to improve the teaching of music and foster the interest of the public in music and for these purposes to join with other societies and associations having like aims and objects in furthering these purposes
To promote and maintain the status of professional music teachers in the province by educating the public on the importance of a qualified teacher and by encouraging upgrading and by keeping informed through workshops, periodicals and conferences.