NOTICE: Coronavirus Guidance for School Districts: Per Governor’s executive order, in-school class cancellations remain in effect through the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.

Emergency Meal Programs: The State Department of Education is authorizing two distinct categories of COVID-19 Emergency Meal Programs in accordance with federal requirements: 1) COVID-19 Emergency Meal Program Limited to Students Attending School in Specific Districts. School districts on this list are only authorized to serve meals to students attending their schools, and any other child age 18 years or younger residing in the same household; 2) COVID-19 Community-wide Emergency Meal Program for Children. Any child age 18 years or younger can receive meal(s) at any meal service and distribution sites in these towns/cities. They do not have to be a resident or attend school in these towns/cities. Check these links often as more locations continue to be added.


Related Resources

Teachers & Administrators

Archived Connecticut Music Resources

Other Sample Lesson Plans

  • NAfME has sample lesson plans and much more available for your use.
  • Music K-8 has some interesting elementary lesson ideas.
  • There are interesting resources on
  • The Smithsonian site has music lessons from all over the world.
  • The OER Commons have a large collection of lesson plans for grades K-12.
  • Annenberg Learner is a place where there is a great deal of information on the arts available in many media platforms. 
  • The Department of Defense Education Activity site has a great deal of resources for teaching and learning music.

Teaching Music in Connecticut   

Professional Organizations

Professional Development Opportunities

Parent, Student and Community Resources

Music Advocacy