State and National Conferences / Chapter Workshops


September Workshops

Indiana GMEA Fall Workshop – Valispario, IN

  • Universal Design for Learning in the Elementary Music Classroom

October Workshops

Mid-Michigan Orff – Fall Workshop 

  • First Steps and Orff Schulwerk

November Workshops

AOSA National Conference – Salt Lake City, UT

  • “Prepare, Practice, Present: A Sound Before Sight Approach to Recorder”
  • “First Steps in Orffschulwerk”

December Workshops

NYSSMA Conference – Rochester, NY

  • “Folk Dancing Tricks from K-6!”

January Workshops

Michigan MEA – Grand Rapids, MI

  • “Universal Design for Learning and General Music”

Georgia MEA – Athen, GA

  • “Prepare, Practice, Present: A Sound Before Sight Approach to Recorder”
  • “Folk Dancing Tricks from K-6!”

February Workshops

Ohio MEA – Cincinnati, OH

  • “Prepare, Practice, Present: A Sound Before Sight Approach to Recorder”
  • “Folk Dancing Tricks from K-6!”
  • “Universal Design for Learning and General Music”
  • “First Steps in Orffschulwerk”

Texas MEA – San Antonio, TX

  • “Prepare, Practice, Present: A Sound Before Sight Approach to Recorder”

New Jersey Atlantic City, NJ

  • “Prepare, Practice, Present: A Sound Before Sight Approach to Recorder”
  • “Universal Design for Learning and General Music”


 

 

Summer Teaching

Gordon College

  • Universal Design for Learning and the Elementary Music Classroom          July 13th – 15th  contact: Kristen Harrington Kristen.Harrington@gordon.edu

First Steps in Music Certification Courses

  • June 8th – 12th / Lima, OH / contact: Laura Hartzler HARTZLERL@bathwildcats.org
  • June 29th – July 3rd / Portland, MA / contact: Alan Kaschub   kaschub@maine.edu
  • TBD: Hofstra University / Hempstead, NY / contact: Michael Bower mwbaur@gmail.com
  • August 3rd – 7th / Matthews, NC / contact: Mary Ann Foltz Mfoltz@covenantday.org

Conversational Solfege Certification Courses

Research conferences / Guest Lecturing

  • American Educational Research Association

           Universal Design for Learning as a Theoretical Framework: Round Table Session

San Francisco, C.A. April 17th – 21st, 2019

  • Society for Music Teacher Education

    The Professional Development Needs of Music Educators as it Regards to Teaching Music to Students with Disabilities.

    Greensboro, N.C. September 12th – 14th, 2019

  • Big Ten Academic Alliance

           Common Discord: Music Educators and Paraprofessionals in a Collaborative Knowledge Building Community

            Iowa City, IA October 16th – 18th 

  • UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music – Guest Lecturer

Disability Theories and Universal Design for Learning in the Music Classroom

October 25, 2019

  • University of Dayton – Ohio Guest Lecturer

    Universal Design for Learning in the Music Classroom

    November 12, 2019