$8 – $110

2017-18 Idaho Orff Professional Development Workshops

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Grace Jordan Elementary School

6411 W. Fairfield Ave., Boise, ID 83709

Boise, ID 83709

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The Idaho Orff chapter is a Merit-Award winning chapter of the American Orff-Schulwerk Association and is excited to offer four days of high quality professional development from locally and nationally recognized presenters. These workshops will give music educators a chance to refresh their teaching toolbox. For further information and full presenter bios, please see the Idaho Orff Website.

There are various ways to purchase workshop tickets: individually or in multiple-day packages. Click on the box that says "select a date" or "ticket" above to purchase tickets or ticket packages. It doesn't matter which date you choose, you will have access to all of the tickets when you are ready to make your purchase.

  • Enter the early bird drawing by registering by September 27, 2017.
  • An Idaho Orff Membership is required for all discounted workshop prices and is also required to be eligible for chapter scholarships.

  • Idaho Orff Members are invited to bring a friend free of charge to either the January or February workshop. Each member will be e-mailed a coupon with a specific code. Members may bring a friend who is a first-time attendee of an Idaho Orff workshop or conference. Please present the coupon code to the registration table at the workshop. Lunch is not included.
  • Full-time college students, retired teachers and first-year teachers may attend any or all of the workshops for only the cost of an Idaho Orff Membership. College and retired Teacher IOSA Member dues are $10.00. First-year teacher IOSA dues are $25.00.

  • The workshop ticket prices below are pre-registration prices. Registrations at-the-door will be an additional $10.00.

  • No refunds will be granted. If you are unable to attend a purchased workshop or have further questions, please contact idahoorff@gmail.com

  • NNU credit is available for attending the workshops and completing lesson plan homework. One credit is available for attending the October 5 and 6 workshop, another will be available by attending both the January and February workshops. Sign ups and full information will be available at the workshops and on Idaho Orff Website.

Lunches are available for purchase on each of the workshop days for $8.00. While there are fast-food options in the area, we hope you join us for lunch and collaboration time with your colleagues. If you have dietary needs (i.e. gluten free, vegetarian, dairy free) please let us know when you purchase your lunches.

Thursday, October 5--catered by Noodles

Friday, October 6--catered by It's All About You (wraps and salads)

January and February menus normally include something like soup, sandwich, salad, chips, dessert and a beverage.

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS

More information and clinician biographies can be found on www.idahoorff.org

Thursday and Friday, October 5 and 6, 2017

Clinician: Connie Van Engen

Description: Join Connie Van Engen on a two day exploration of Orff methodolgy and using childrens literature in music class.

LOCATION: Grace Jordan Elementary, Boise, ID


Saturday, January 20, 2018

Idaho Orff Chapter Share

Description: Local teachers share lessons they gleaned from the AOSA National Professional Development Conference in Fort Worth, Texas and their own student-tested lesson gems that are sure to engage your students. It is a great opportunity for collaboration and to find out what works for teachers and students in our area. More workshop details TBA

LOCATION: Birch Elementary School in Nampa, Idaho


Saturday, February 24, 2018

Clinician: Tim Wiegand

Description: Energize Your Classroom 2.0! Join Tim for another exciting day of professional development that will build on his session from last year. Tim's enthusiasm, passion for teaching and creativity are sure to inspire! You don't want to miss this workshop!

LOCATION: Birch Elementary School in Nampa, Idaho


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