2016 Professional Development Day for Music Educators
The 2016 Professional Day for Music Educators will begin with special guests from Little Kids Rock who will inroduce their concept "Modern Band". Music First, an online cloud based software resource for music educators, will present a session on Assessment with Music First and Teaching in the Cloud. Join WCSU Faculty and guests for reading and curriculum worshops in the afternoon. The day will conclude with a hands on "Modern Ensemble" experience presented by Little Kids Rock.
8:30am Registration / Continental Breakfast (included in registration fee)
9:00am - 10:30am Little Kids Rock! Modern Band in your school music curriculum introductory session
10:30am - 12:00pm Assessment with Music First and Teaching in the Cloud, presented by Music First
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch (included in registration fee)
1:00pm - 2:00pm Reading / Materials session - Bring Your Instrument!
2:00pm - 3:30pm Modern Ensemble workshop by Little Kids Rock!
- String Orchestra with Fernando Jimenez
- Symphonic Band with Frank "Chip" Gawle
- Jazz Ensemble with Jimmy Greene
- Choir with Cory Ganschow and Kevin Jay Isaacs
- General Music with Diana Gilewski Brandt