On your new job as a


In the great state of

South Dakota


The South Dakota Department of Education (SD-DOE) has an excellent program for new teachers, but if you feel you want more, SDMEA is here for you. If you want to make another connection, contact Dr. Wendy van Gent (


Feel free to download this list of topics, developed for SDMEA and music teachers, as a way to begin conversations and encourage relationships between mentors and mentees.


Topics for Mentors and Mentees