Brevard Public Schools Strings Specialist Laura Penfield Named 2021 Secondary Music Educator By FMEA
By Space Coast Daily // January 16, 2021
strings specialist in Brevard since 1988, works with students across eight schools
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Brevard Public Schools Strings Specialist Laura Penfield has been named Secondary Music Educator of the Year by the Florida Music Education Association.
Penfield has been a strings specialist in Brevard County since 1988 and works with students across eight schools, from elementary through high school to teach the universal language of music.
Each January, the Florida Music Education Association holds its annual conference in Tampa and the ceremony this year was held in a virtual format.
The Music Education Association is a not-for-profit professional education association that serves and supports music education across Florida.
You can view the awards ceremony and Penfield’s introduction, nomination and acceptance speech HERE, forward to 16-minute mark.