n 2003, MTNA developed forums to address specific topics. The forums
meet annually at the MTNA National Conference giving you, MTNA mem-
bers, an opportunity to tell MTNA’s leadership what is on your minds.
There are now seven forums:
n Arts Awareness and Advocacy n Independent Music Teachers
n Collaborative Performance n Local Associations
n Collegiate Chapters n Wellness
n College Faculty
The purposes of the forums are:
n To provide a medium for open discussion and expression of ideas.
n To provide a vehicle for maintaining an ongoing focus on these seven key
n To recommend initiatives, projects and services to the MTNA Board of