Online Professional Development

MMEA Online PD are one hour online sessions on a variety of topics. Clock hours are available for most sessions. All sessions are free for any college or university student.

Music Monday/What Worked for Me Wednesday
Offered via Zoom, Music Mondays are one hour sessions on a variety of topics. 1 SCECH is available for these sessions. Check out the offerings we currently have scheduled:

October 17, 2022 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Erika Johnson Knapp
“Popular Music in the Orff Classroom”

March 22, 2023 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Deb Navin
“Play Based Assessment”

April 17, 2023 7:00 – 8:00 pm
William Vliek
“Using Riff Building as a Warm-up in the Ensemble Setting”

Tech Tuesday
Tech Tuesdays are one hour sessions focusing on tech applications for the music classroom. 1 SCECH is available for these sessions. The following offerings are available online via Zoom:

November 8, 2022 7:00 – 8:00 pm
John Churchville
“Creating and Producing Original Music with El, MS, and HS students using Soundtrap”

Lesson Exchange
Join music teachers from around the state to exchange lessons and ideas for your music classroom. Registration for these Zoom sessions is free, and 1 SCECH is available.

February 27, 2023 7:00 – 8:30 pm (1.5 SCHECH for this event)
Kentwood Elementary Staff
“Captivating Curriculum: If You Build It, They Will Sing!”
Conscious steps to creating a purposefully aligned district-wide curriculum that is a powerful tool for student growth