Associazione Italiana Gordon per l'Apprendimento Musicale (Italian Gordon Association for Music Learning). "To ALL and singular. The President together with all the members of the Association are honored and happy to bestow upon Dr. Edwin E. Gordon the social appointment of Honorary President for Life." Rome, May 24, 2000. Display case.
Delaware House of Representatives. "State of Delaware House of Representatives Tribute. Be it hereby known to all that the House of Representatives commends Dr. Edwin E. Gordon In Appreciation For His Participation In The Professional Development Day Held In Conjunction With 'Music In Our Schools Month' . . . The House of Representatives extends its sincere congratulations and directs this tribute be presented on this 28th day of March, 2002." Display case.
Delaware Senate. "State of Delaware Senate Tribute. Be it hereby known to all that the Senate of the 141st General Assembly joins Senator Dorinda A. Connor in commending Dr. Edwin E. Gordon, Professor of Music, Michigan State University, for his pivotal role in the professional development day for K-12 music educators . . . With best wishes, the Senate directs this tribute presented the 28th Day of March, A.D. 2002." Display case.
Directors of the Driving Superior School of Coimbra (humorous). "Certificate of Merit for Driving Awarded to Edwin Elias Gordon. By the powers given to me by the University of Coimbra - in my recent dissertation in Music Education - and in the name of all the good drivers of the world, I have the honour to proclaim the owner of this certificate as 'The Driver of the Year 1998.' Presented by Directors of the Driving Superior School of Coimbra. Coimbra, 10 of January of 1998."
Iowa Board of Public Instruction. "State of Iowa Board of Public Instruction. Know all men by these presents, That Edwin Gordon, having completed five years of approved collegiate preparation for teaching and having had four years of successful teaching experience, has been issued a Permanent Professional Certificate and is entitled to perform throughout life, in any public or private school in Iowa, all the services endorsed thereon." February 18, 1969.
Kindliche Lernwelt Musik e.V. "The Society 'Kindliche Lernwelt Musik e.V.' awards Professor Edwin E. Gordon Honorary Life Membership to acknowledge his merits and substantial contribution to children's musical education and his support of our initiative to establish a Gordon-Institute in Freiburg, Germany. The Board recognizes Professor Gordon as an outstanding researcher and music educator whose Music Learning Theory is fundamental for children's musical development. Freiburg, December 15, 2004."
Kiwanis International. "Certificate of Appreciation Award Presented to Dr. Edwin E. Gordon in recognition of your address before the Golden 'K' Columbia, SC." 5 April 2006.
Music Educators National Conference. "Life Membership in the Music Educators National Conference is granted to Edwin Gordon."
Music Educators National Conference. "MENC: The National Association for Music Education presents this Certificate of Appreciation to Edwin E. Gordon in recognition of and gratitude for 50 years of membership and contributions to the advancement of music education, and for support of MENC: The National Association for Music Education." 11 August 2006.
Music Educators National Conference. "MENC: The National Association for Music Education presents this Certificate of Appreciation to Edwin Gordon in recognition of and gratitude for contributions to the advancement of music education and for support of The 60th National Biennial In-Service Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah, April 19-23, 2006."
Music Educators National Conference. "The Music Educators National Conference presents this Certificate of Appreciation to Edwin E. Gordon in recognition of and gratitude for contributions to the advancement of music education, and for support of The 55th National Biennial In-Service Conference, Kansas City, Missouri, April 17-20, 1996."
Pennsylvania Senate. Congratulatory certificate from Mark R. Corrigan, Secretary of the Pennsylvania Senate. "Whereas, Edwin E. Gordon received the annual Temple University 'Great Teacher Award,' which has been given only once before; and Whereas, Dr. Gordon has been a professor of music at Temple for the past decade and has garnered an international reputation based on his contribution to music theory and music education for children during the preschool and primary school years . . ." May 24, 1989. Display case.
Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity of America. "This is to certify that Edwin Gordon of Alpha Kappa Chapter is a Life Paid Alumni Member of this Fraternity." September 19, 1956.
Pi Kappa Lambda. "This is to certify that Edwin Gordon has been elected a member of the Society of Pi Kappa Lambda by the Alpha Phi Chapter on this 16th day of February A.D. 1961."
Sinfonia Fraternity of America. "This is to certify that Edwin Gordon has been duly elected a brother of Alpha Kappa Chapter, Sinfonia Fraternity of America." May 28, 1955.
State University of Iowa. "By the authority of the Iowa State Board of Regents, The State University of Iowa has appointed Edwin Gordon to the Rank of Assistant Professor with tenure extending for three years, beginning with the academic year 1958-59."