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The ASTA Certificate Advancement Program (ASTACAP) online portal will be open from November 1 to November 30, 2022. Prepare now to submit your students' performances. Learn more.
Do you know students looking for private instruction? Use ASTA’s online Find-a-Teacher Directory to find ASTA members in your area who have self-identified as private studio teachers.
New Edition! ASTA String Curriculum: Concise, easy to use, and comprehensive, this national string curriculum provides a clear scope-and-sequence, more than 200 specific learning targets, and practical information for teachers from every level of experience.
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