The ASTA-OK Chapter is proud to partner with the Oklahoma Music Educators Association to maximize the connections between the private studio and public school teachers. Begun in the fall of 2016, the Oklahoma String Teacher Resources is a centralized location to allow teachers to share resources. Whether new to Oklahoma, new to the profession, or a career teacher just looking for a new angle, this resource includes handbooks, documents, test form ideas, and much more.

If you have a resource you'd like to share, or to learn more, contact Peter Markes.

(Click the button below for a Google Drive link to numerous Oklahoma String Teacher Resources)

Job postings

Through your ASTA membership you have the benefit of using the national career center when looking for your next employment opportunity. Occasionally the board also receives requests to share openings with our members. To continue to better serve our local members we are looking to create a space where employers can reach qualified candidates more easily. Please look below to see openings, if you have an opening you would like posted please email

(Efforts are made to keep this page up to date, but if you see a job that is no longer available please let us know at


The Orchestra Assistant is responsible for instructional assistance at the designated Middle School/High School. This includes: tuning instruments, photocopy assistance, moving equipment, conducting rehearsals, individual help for students, assistance with all fund-raising activities, assistance with all contests and concerts, general “errand” running and help with the orchestra council activities.

Begins 08-15-19. 7 hours per day, 175 Days. Temporary/Duration of Need Contract. Grade 20; $11.36–$14.36 an hour. Application deadline 07-30-19 or until filled.

Assistant Orchestra Director - Dodge City High School, Dodge City, KS

Energetic and enthusiastic teacher sought for the Assistant Orchestra Director at a thriving and growing string program. Primary responsibility for Dodge City Middle School Orchestra (6-8). Assistant responsibility at Dodge City High School (9-12). Directs 2nd and 4th orchestra. Mentoring and support available. Enthusiastic students, great colleagues. A great first job for new graduates.