Performing Arts COVID-19 Resources

By NFHS on April 16, 2021 speech debate & theatre directors & judges article Print


NFHS Resources

NFHS Copyright Resources (Main Hub Page):

Copyright Permissions for Performance:

Virtual State Adjudication Permissions (Updated 12/10 with 30+ Publishers):

COVID-19 Aerosol Study (Results as of 4/16):

North American Band Survey (Results as of 11/13):

Virtual Platforms for Performing Arts Contests and Festivals:

TEACH Act Explained - Copyright Guidance for Distance Learning:

Fall 2020 Guidance for Music Education:

NFHS and Varsity Performing Arts to offer FREE Marching Band Show Program:

Guidance for a Return to High School Marching Band:

Flexible Show Selection for Theatre Productions:

Instrument Cleaning Guidelines:

Copyright Guidance:

Understanding Copyright and Compliance Course (FREE):


Educational Theatre Association (EdTA) Resources

Recommendations for Reopening School Theatre Programs:

Creating Online Learning:

Click to Teach/Click to Learn:

Support for Freelance Artists:


National Association for Music Education (NAfME) Resources

Advocacy Webinars:

Arts Education is Essential:

Letter Writing Campaign:

COVID-19 Resources and News:

Free Professional Development Clock Hours - Articles for Teaching Online during COVID-19:

Bridging the Gap: Teaching and Learning Music Online Webinar:

Virtual Learning Resources for Music Educators:

NAfME Online Professional Learning Community:


National Speech & Debate Association (NSDA) Resources

Virtual Learning Resources: 

NSDA COVID19 Updates:

2020 Nationals Information:  


National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM)

Argument for Music Education:


Music For All

Resources for Music Educators and Distance Learning:


Destination Imagination

Activities to Keep Students Engaged While at Home

STEAM Activities - DI and Disney:

STEAM Activities - Match Mine Plus Yours:

STEAM Activities - Spaghetti Tower:


Five Team Building Activities for Students:

How to Get Your Team Members or Students to Project Their Voices:


Drum Corps International (DCI) and Marching Arts Education

DCI Summer of Learning: