2022 Mike Kovins Teacher of the Year Submissions Due!

TI:ME is now accepting nomination packets for the 2022 TI:ME Teacher of the Year. The TI:ME Teacher of the Year Award is given each year in memory of Mike Kovins. The selected teacher will be a proven leader and innovator in implementing Technology within Music Education. The 2022 Teacher of the Year will be recognized at the […]

Heath Jones – 2023 Mike Kovins Teacher of the Year Recipient

Heath Jones – 2023 TI:ME Mike Kovins Teacher of the Year Recipient TI:ME (Technology in Music Education) is pleased to announce that Heath Jones has been selected as the recipient of the 2023 Mike Kovins Teacher of the Year Award. Heath currently teaches at McConnell Middle School in Gwinnett County, Georgia, and has been teaching […]

2023 TMEA/TI:ME National Conference

It’s that TI:ME again! The annual pre-conference day is February 8th at the San Antonio Convention Center, the day before the opening of the TMEA conference for 2023. We love going to TMEA! The pre-conference day is awesome and the party that night is going to be big fun with drink tickets, lots of door […]

2023 OMEA Sessions Schedule

TI:ME is delighted to again be presenting professional development training sessions in conjunction with the 2023 OMEA Professional Development Conference. The event will be held in Columbus, OH at the Columbus Convention Center. The OMEA PDC is the third largest music conference in the United states and has nearly 300 sessions. Thursday, Feb. 2 11:00:00 AM Production […]

Nominations for Teacher of the Year

TI:ME (Technology In Music Education) is now accepting nominations for the 2023 Mike Kovins Teacher of the Year Award. This award is highly prestigious, and each year is awarded to an outstanding educator in the field of Music Education using Technology.  Previous winners are: Amy Burns – 2005 Karen Garrett – 2006 Michael Fein – […]

TI:ME Announces 2022 Composition Festival Results

TI:ME is pleased to announce the results of its 2022 composition festival.  Winners are indicated below.  Please join us in congratulating these outstanding young composers!  TI:ME is pleased with the quality and quantity of the entrants.  More than twice as many students entered the composition festival in 2022 as in the previous year.  We are […]

On the loss of Fred Kersten

Everyone at TI:ME is terribly sad to announce the death of Fred Kersten, who passed this week.  He was an ardent supporter of the organization for decades, a TI:ME Certified Instructor, who helped countless undergrads become TI:ME certified through his presentation of our course materials at Boston University. He has been a regular presenter at […]

2023 TMEA Proposals Deadline June 1st!

The Technology in Music Education (TI:ME) 2023 National Pre-Conference Day is scheduled on February 8, 2023, the first day of the 2023 Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Clinic/Convention in San Antonio, Texas. TI:ME will host sessions throughout the rest of the week, and you’re now invited to submit session proposals. The deadline to submit proposals […]

2023 OMEA Professional Development Conference Call for Proposals

The 2023 Professional Development Conference hosted by The Ohio Music Educator’s Association (OMEA) will take place in Columbus, Ohio from February 2-4. Nearly 300 sessions focusing on “best practices” in music education, music-related vendors offering the latest in technology, and over 40 ensembles ranging from elementary choirs all the way up to university orchestras!  Deadline […]


TI:ME is going back to NAMM!  We are really excited to be presenting ten awesome music tech education sessions, and if you’re going to attend NAMM, it’s all free. We hope you can make it to the music industry event that gave birth to TI:ME nearly three decades ago! Click the image for a list […]

TI:ME 2022 Composition Festival

TI:ME is pleased to announce the 2022 Music Technology Composition Contest. The contest is open to music students of all ages. Prizes will be awarded for the top entries in each of five categories and five age groups with one Grand Prize to be awarded to the overall best entry. There is no entry fee, […]