Were you a first year teacher in the fall of 1997 or prior to that time? PMEA recognizes music teachers, elementary through college/university, who have taught 25 years (or more) with at least 15 years of teaching in Pennsylvania. (Person must currently be a PMEA member, however does not need to have been a PMEA member for 25 years.) Please complete the below form by 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, February 1, 2022. Anyone who has taught more than 25 years and was not previously honored is also invited to complete and return this form. Recipients will be recognized at the 2022 PMEA Annual In-service Conference during the featured concert on Thursday evening, April 7. *You must be present to accept this recognition.